Briefing paper
1 August 2015

Girls’ clubs and empowerment programmes

Author: Rachel Marcus, Sophie Brodbeck
Published by: ODI
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This note explores how girls’ club and empowerment programmes can promote adolescent girls’ wellbeing and shift the gender norms that constrain their lives. This note draws on fieldwork in Ethiopia, Nepal, Uganda and Viet Nam, an ODI systematic review of communications programmes, and secondary literature.