Adolescents

Adolescence (from Latin adolescere 'to grow up') is a transitional stage of physical and psychological development that generally occurs during the period from puberty to legal adulthood (age of majority). Adolescence is usually associated with the teenage years, but its physical, psychological or cultural expressions may begin earlier and end later. For example, puberty now typically begins during preadolescence, particularly in females. Physical growth (particularly in males) and cognitive development can extend into the early twenties. Thus, age provides only a rough marker of adolescence, and scholars have found it difficult to agree upon a precise definition of adolescence.A thorough …

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Economic and Fiscal Impacts of Venezuelan Refugees and Migrants in Brazil (English)

World Bank Group · 7 October 2021 English

As more and more Venezuelans leave their country, fleeing the economic and social crisis, the number of Venezuelans in Brazil has risen steadily since 2016, constituting about 18 percent of …

but also pregnant mothers, 10 children and adolescents. BPC, Continuous Benefit Provision targets the


Labor Management Procedures Republic of Congo Kobikisa Health System Strengthening Project (P167890) …

World Bank Group · 7 October 2021 French

l’obligation de protéger les enfants et les adolescents contre l’exploitation économique ou sociale


Environmental and Social Management Framework (ESMF) Uganda COVID-19 Emergency Education Response Project …

World Bank Group · 6 October 2021 English

of refugee and host-community children and adolescents across Uganda. This Plan was designed within


COVID-19 weekly epidemiological update, edition 60, 5 October 2021

WHO · 5 October 2021 English

21 p.

Release - Effectiveness of BNT162b2 Vaccine in Adolescents during Outbreak of SARS -CoV-2 Delta Variant


The State of the World's Children 2021

UNICEF · 5 October 2021 English

On My Mind: Promoting, protecting and caring for children’s mental health.

health and psychosocial well- being of children, adolescents, parents and caregivers in some of the world’s In 2020, we reached 47.2 million children, adolescents and caregivers with community-based mental is estimated that more than 13 per cent of adolescents aged 10–19 live with a diagnosed mental disorder This represents 86 million adolescents aged 15–19 and 80 million adolescents aged 10–14. • 89 million communities and financially. • An estimated 45,800 adolescents die from suicide each year, or more than 1


Disclosable Version of the ISR - Zambia COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health …

World Bank Group · 4 October 2021 English

Financing Facility for Women, Children and Adolescents - GFF), was approved on June 28, 2021 and expected


Official Documents- Loan Agreement for Loan 9162-BR (English)

World Bank Group · 4 October 2021 English

system for groups at risk (elderly, children, adolescents, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender


Disclosable Version of the ISR - Child Resilience and Protection Project - …

World Bank Group · 3 October 2021 English

and respond to the needs of children and adolescents resulting from natural disasters and external Decisions Component 1 (“Nurturing children’s and adolescents’ well-being”) A mental health and psychosocial


Disclosable Version of the ISR - Angola Health System Performance Strengthening Project …

World Bank Group · 1 October 2021 English

IN01038582 ►Percentage of female adolescents ages 12-15 that had a family planning consultation 30-Jun-2023 IN01038584 Number of female adolescents ages 12-15 that had a family planning consultation


Dropping bad habits

WHO · 1 October 2021 English

starting. It is thus crucial in preventing adolescents from taking up the habit. “Pre- venting youth


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