Breakthrough RESEARCH completed this literature review, which summarized the evidence, or lack thereof, in the Sahel, to establish a rationale for the planned RISE II SBC evaluation as described in the study protocol. The literature review provides an overview of the health and development challenges in the region, along with priority health behaviors and their determinants followed by a description of SBC programmatic approaches that have addressed behavioral determinants and health outcomes in the region.
Dougherty, Leanne and Jessie Pinchoff. 2020. “Evidence to inform an integrated social and behavior change strategy in the Sahel,” Breakthrough RESEARCH Literature Review. Washington, DC: Population Council.