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Child Marriage [message #1935] Thu, 10 April 2014 10:21 Go to next message
Loaiza is currently offline  Loaiza
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Registered: March 2014
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Dear DHS Colleagues,

UNFPA would like to suggest the inclusion of one question to measure the timing at which girls/women stop attending school. This information would then associated with the time at marriage/union and establish a relationship between child marriage and school participation. The question can be included after Q106 and before the filter of Q107. The details of the question is as follows:

Q106A. When did you stop attending school? In other word in which year and month did you stop ttending school?
1: Still attending school
2: Year
3: Month



Mr. Edilberto Loaiza PhD
Sr. Monitoring and Evaluation Adviser
United Nations Population Fund
New York
USA
Tel: 212-297-5281
Fax: 1749
http://www.unfpa.org
Re: Child Marriage [message #1986 is a reply to message #1935] Fri, 11 April 2014 17:13 Go to previous message
awarner
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Registered: March 2014
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We at ICRW would like to support the addition of this question, since the sequence and timing of school drop-out and marriage/union formation is not well-understood.

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