Challenges and Prospects
1. Auflage 2019,
195 Seiten, Gebunden, Book, Format (B × H): 158 mm x 241 mm, Gewicht: 480 g
Verlag: Springer, Berlin
Bharat / Sethi Health and Wellbeing of India's Young People
This volume is based on desk reviews and is complemented by discussions with experts in 4 key thematic areas: nutrition, sexual and reproductive health, mental health and livelihoods, overall focusing on the health and wellbeing of the young in India. Each chapter provides a comprehensive picture of the current situation in a focal theme and identifies significant gaps in information/data and programmes. In addition, it explores the scenario of building capacity for undertaking research on, and with adolescents, through a qualitative needs assessment.
This timely volume provides a thorough overview of related research, policy and programmes for a wide group of social and behavioural scientists and public health experts interested in India’s young people.
Weitere Infos & Material
Chapter 1. Adolescents and Youth: Setting the Context Geeta Sethi and Shalini Bharat.- Chapter 2.Adolescent and Youth Nutrition in India Hemal Shroff and Deepa Shokeen.- Chapter 3. Adolescent and Youth Mental Health in India: Status and Needs C hetna Duggal and Lamia Bagasrawala.- Chapter 4. Adolescent and Youth Mental Health in India: Policies and Programs Chetna Duggal and Lamia Bagasrawala.- Chapter 5. What Do We Know About Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents and Youth in India?: A Synthesis of Literature M. Sivakami and Saurabh Rai.- Chapter 6. Mapping Social Innovation among Youth and Adolescents: A Situational Assessment of Livelihood Promotion and Enhancement Initiatives in India Sunil D. Santha, Swati Banerjee and Devisha Sasidevan.- Chapter 7. Researching Adolescents and Youth in India: An Assessment of Data Quality and Research Capacity G eeta Sethi and Shalini Bharat.