Retaining Adolescent Girls and Young Women in HIV Prevention Programming: A Review of Girls’ Clubs and Savings Groups in Mozambique

August 13, 2018
Authors: Nena do Nascimento, Susan Settergren, Thandie Harris-Sapp
Organization: MEASURE Evaluation

This report presents a description of the girls’ clubs and savings groups implemented by Project Força à Comunidade e Às Crianças (FCC; Child and Community Strengthening) of World Education International (WEI) and World Vision’s Strengthening Communities through Integrated Programming (SCIP) project.  The two projects in Mozambique are implementing girls’ clubs and savings groups as part of the core activities for DREAMS programming with adolescent girls and young women.  Through a literature review and semi-structured individual and group interviews with staff, this report  synthesizes information on dosage and approaches used to measure and promote consistent participation and retention.