The Population Council’s Poverty, Gender, and Youth program seeks to understand and address the disparities in opportunity that arise during adolescence, the critical requirements for reaching a successful, productive adulthood, the causes and consequences of gender inequality, and the social dimensions of poverty in developing countries.

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Submissions from 1999

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The quantity-quality transition in Asia, Mark R. Montgomery, Mary Arends-Kuenning, and Cem Mete

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The spread of primary schooling in sub-Saharan Africa: Implications for fertility change, Cynthia B. Lloyd, Carol E. Kaufman, and Paul C. Hewett

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Urban growth in developing countries: A review of projections and predictions, Martin Brockerhoff

Submissions from 1998

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Covert contraceptive use: Prevalence, motivations, and consequences, Ann E. Biddlecom and Bolaji M. Fapohunda

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El Método COPE para mejorar el cuidado de la atención: La experiencia de la Asociación para la Planificación Familiar de Kenia, Janet Bradley, Judith Bruce, Soledad Diaz, Carlos Huezo, and Kalimi Mworia

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Ethnicity and child mortality in sub-Saharan Africa, Martin Brockerhoff and Paul C. Hewett

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Fertility and reproductive preferences in post-transitional societies, John Bongaarts

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Government and fertility in transitional and post-transitional societies, Geoffrey McNicoll

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Incentive schemes for school attendance in rural Bangladesh, Sajeda Amin and Gilda Sedgh

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La Familia en la Mira: Nuevas Perspectivas Sobre Madres, Padres e Hijos, Judith Bruce, Cynthia B. Lloyd, Ann Leonard, Patrice L. Engle, and Niev Duffy

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Migration, sexual behavior and HIV diffusion in Kenya, Martin Brockerhoff and Ann E. Biddlecom

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On the quantum and tempo of fertility, John Bongaarts and Griffith Feeney

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Social networks and the diffusion of fertility control, Mark R. Montgomery and John B. Casterline

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The changing social environment for adolescents in Kassena-Nankana District of northern Ghana: Implications for reproductive behavior, Barbara Mensch, Daniel Bagah, Wesley H. Clark, and Fred N. Binka

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The effects of primary school quality on the educational participation and attainment of Kenyan girls and boys, Cynthia B. Lloyd, Barbara Mensch, and Wesley H. Clark

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The impact of an integrated micro-credit programme on women's empowerment and fertility behavior in rural Bangladesh, Fiona Steele, Sajeda Amin, and Ruchira Tabassum Naved

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The impact of family planning household service delivery on women's status in Bangladesh, James F. Phillips and Mian Bazle Hossain

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The onset of fertility transition in Pakistan, Zeba Sathar and John B. Casterline

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The Uncharted Passage: Girls' Adolescence in the Developing World, Barbara Mensch, Judith Bruce, and Margaret E. Greene

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Using COPE to improve quality of care: The experience of the Family Planning Association of Kenya, Janet Bradley, Judith Bruce, Soledad Diaz, Carlos Huezo, and Kalimi Mworia

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Women's lives and rapid fertility decline: Some lessons from Bangladesh and Egypt, Sajeda Amin and Cynthia B. Lloyd

Submissions from 1997

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Absent and problematic men: Demographic accounts of male reproductive roles, Margaret E. Greene and Ann E. Biddlecom

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Empowering the next generation: Girls of the Maqattam garbage settlement, Marie Assaad and Judith Bruce

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Empowering the next generation: Girls of the Maqattam garbage settlement [Arabic], Marie Assaad and Judith Bruce

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Gender differences in the schooling experiences of adolescents in low-income countries: The case of Kenya, Barbara Mensch and Cynthia B. Lloyd

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Integrando la sexualidad en la planificación familiar: La experiencia de tres proyectos de VIH/ETS en América Latina y el Caribe, Julie Becker, Elizabeth Leitman, and Mahmoud F. Fathalla

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Introducing sexuality within family planning: The experience of three HIV/STD prevention projects from Latin America and the Caribbean, Julie Becker, Elizabeth Leitman, and Mahmoud F. Fathalla

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Population and poverty: A review and restatement, Geoffrey McNicoll

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Reproductive control in South Africa, Carol E. Kaufman

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Transition to adulthood of female factory workers: Some evidence from Bangladesh, Sajeda Amin, Ian Diamond, Ruchira Tabassum Naved, and Margaret Newby

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Urbanization, unemployment and migration in Africa: Theory and policy, Michael P. Todaro

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Urbanization, unemployment and migration in Africa: Theory and policy [Arabic], Michael P. Todaro

Submissions from 1996

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Gente Joven: Un diálogo sobre la sexualidad con adolescentes mexicanos, Magaly Marques, John M. Paxman, and Judith Bruce

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Out of the shadows: Homebased workers organize for international recognition, Renana Jhabvala and Jane Tate

Submissions from 1995

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Doing more with less: The Marie Stopes Clinics in Sierra Leone, Nahid Toubia and Grace Ebun Delano

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El Coletivo: Un colectivo feminista de salud y sexualidad femenina en Brasil, Margarita Diaz, Debbie Rogow, and Jose Barzelatto

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Families in Focus: New Perspectives on Mothers, Fathers, and Children, Judith Bruce, Cynthia B. Lloyd, Ann Leonard, Patrice L. Engle, and Niev Duffy

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Supporting women farmers in the green zones of Mozambique, Ruth Ansah Ayisi

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The Coletivo: A feminist sexuality and health collective in Brazil, Margarita Diaz, Debbie Rogow, and Jose Barzelatto

Submissions from 1993

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Aménagement des Terres Incultes et Émancipation des Femmes L'Expérience de SARTHI, Madhu Sarin

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Gente Joven/Young People: A dialogue on sexuality with adolescents in Mexico, Magaly Marques, John M. Paxman, and Judith Bruce

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Self-employment as a means to women's economic self-sufficiency: Women Venture's business development program, Katharine McKee, Sara Gould, and Ann Leonard

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Wasteland development and the empowerment of women: The SARTHI experience, Madhu Sarin

Submissions from 1992

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Abriendo nuevos zurcos: Apoyando a las agricultoras en el oeste de Zambia, Janice Jiggins, Paul Maimbo, and Mary Masona

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Breaking new ground: Reaching out to women farmers in western Zambia, Janice Jiggins, Paul Maimbo, and Mary Masona

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By and for women: Involving women in the development of reproductive health care materials, Valerie J. Hull, Barbara L. Ibrahim, Nadia Farah, Blanca Figueroa, and Margaret Winn

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El cuidado infantil: Respuestas a las necesidades de madres que trabajan y sus hijos, Caroline Arnold, Jorge Mejia, Aster Haregot, Ann Leonard, and Cassie Landers

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Faire oeuvre de pionnier: Atteindre les femmes agriculteurs en Zambie occidentale, Janice Jiggins, Paul Maimbo, and Mary Masona

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Por y para mujeres: motivando su participación en el desarrollo de materiales para la atención en salud reproductiva, Valerie J. Hull, Barbara L. Ibrahim, Nadia Farah, Blanca Figueroa, and Margaret Winn

Submissions from 1991

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Child care: Meeting the needs of working mothers and their children, Caroline Arnold, Jorge Mejia, Aster Haregot, Ann Leonard, and Cassie Landers

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El papel de las mujeres en la conservación de los bosques del Nepal, Augusta Molnar

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Man/Hombre/Homme: Respuestas a las necesidades de la salud reproductiva masculina en América Latina, Debbie Rogow, Judith Bruce, and Ann Leonard

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The Bangladesh Women's Health Coalition, Bonnie J. Kay, Adrienne Germain, and Maggie Bangser

Submissions from 1990

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La conservation des forêts au Népal: Encourager la participation des femmes, Augusta Molnar

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La Construcción Colectiva para las Mujeres (The Women's Construction Collective): Edificando para el futuro, Ruth McLeod

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Man/Hombre/Homme: Meeting male reproductive health care needs in Latin America, Debbie Rogow, Judith Bruce, and Ann Leonard

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The Muek-lek Women's Dairy Project in Thailand, Aruna Rao

Submissions from 1989

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Celebrating mother and child on the fortieth day: The Sfax Tunisia postpartum program, Francine Coeytaux and Beverly Winikoff

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Festejando a la madre y al bebé en el cuarentavo día el programa post-parto de Sfax, Tunicia, Francine Coeytaux and Beverly Winikoff

Submissions from 1988

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The Port Sudan Small Scale Enterprise Program, Eve Hall

Submissions from 1987

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Forest conservation in Nepal: Encouraging women's participation, Augusta Molnar

Submissions from 1986

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The Women's Construction Collective: Building for the future, Ruth McLeod

Submissions from 1984

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Administración comunitaria del reciclamiento de desechos: El SIRDO, Marianne Schmink

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Community management of waste recycling: The SIRDO, Marianne Schmink

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Creación de Empleos Distintos de las Artesanías para las Mujeres de Bangladesh, Marty Chen

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Developing non-craft employment for women in Bangladesh, Marty Chen

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Les coopératives des vendeuses de marché: Accorder crédit aux femmes, Judith Bruce

Submissions from 1983

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Hanover Street: Un experimento de capacitacion femenina en soladadura y carpinteria, Peggy Antrobus and Barbara Rogers

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La Coopérative de Markala: Une nouvelle approche des rôles economiques traditionnaux, Susan Daughman and Mariam N'Diaye Thiam

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Le Forum pour les Femmes Actives: Lutte pour le crédit et le changement, Marty Chen

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Les femmes et l'Artisanat: Mythe et réalité, Jasleen Dhamija

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Mujeres y artesanías: Mito y realidad, Jasleen Dhamija

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The Working Women's Forum: Organizing for credit and change, Marty Chen

Submissions from 1982

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Cooperativas de vendedoras de los mercados: Dan préstamos a las mujeres, Judith Bruce

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The Markala Cooperative: A new approach to traditional economic roles, Susan Daughman and Mariam N'Diaye Thiam

Submissions from 1981

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Women and handicrafts: Myth and reality, Jasleen Dhamija

Submissions from 1980

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Hanover Street: An experiment to train women in welding and carpentry, Peggy Antrobus and Barbara Rogers

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Market women's cooperatives: Giving women credit, Judith Bruce

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Village women organize: The Mraru Bus Service, Jill Kneerim