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This paper examines the effect of teenage pregnancy (early childbearing) on education and lifetime earnings using data from national surveys.

It finds that the discounted lifetime wage earnings foregone by a cohort of teenage women 18-19 years resulting from early childbearing is estimated between 24 billion pesos and 42 billion pesos with mean of 33 billion pesos, representing from 0.8% to 1.4% of GDP with mean of 1.1%.
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Mobilizing the Muslim Religious Leaders as Partners in Gender and Rh Advocacy at the Grassroots Level

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The Fatwa on the Model Family in Islam urges the Muslim youth to “get married when the necessary conditions are met” but clarified that the urgency is not applicable to the pre-puberty or childhood stage.

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A study commissioned by the United Nations Population Fund in collaboration with the National Economic and Development Authority
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 As part of ongoing efforts, the WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, World Bank Group and the United Nations Population Division updated estimates of maternal mortality for the years 1990, 1995, 2000, 2005 and 2015.

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Philippines 6th CP Good Practices

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