"Measure Twice, Cut Once" Blog Series Post #1: Kenya Postbank Pilot Experience

Corrinne Ngurukie and Rani Deshpande, Save the Children
Monday, March 18, 2013

"Piloting was not easy, but was crucial in yielding valuable lessons that enabled these banks to successfully launch their youth savings products when they finally rolled out network-wide in 2012."

Podcast: In The Tank: Player One Has Escaped Poverty

Friday, March 1, 2013

Marking the release of Half the Sky: The Game, New America's Jamie Zimmerman and Greta Byrum discuss the potential for social cause gaming and mobile games to raise awareness and spur behavior change toward girls' and women's social and economic empowerment.

Child Finance Meeting Brings Voices From Around the World

Katie Stalter, Center for Social Development
Friday, February 22, 2013

"Discussion centered on combining education with access – how to reach children, who will teach them and which products will appeal to young consumers. CYFI’s charge, once they determine content and delivery methods, is to take the efforts to scale."

Youth and Their Health in Ghana

Lex Nowak, New America Foundation
Tuesday, February 19, 2013

"As for attitudes toward risky behaviors, Ghanaian youth are more sexually conservative and more knowledgeable about sexually-transmitted diseases than their western peers. This reflects different social norms and extensive school education about HIV/AIDS."

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