Projects

Improving Sexual and Reproductive Health For Latina Teens

Using digital storytelling to draw attention to barriers for teens to access services

Principal Investigator:
      Evelinn Borrayo
      Latino Research and Policy Center


 

Funding Source:
     The Ford Foundation
Description:
     Using digital storytelling and social media among pregnant and parenting teens to facilitate dialogue among policy makers to respond to barriers identified in accessing sexual and reproductive health services for Latina teens in Colorado.
Impact and Importance:
     Develops 21st Century skills in communication and advocacy for Colorado teens.
     Draws attention to links between sexual and reproductive health outcomes and social factors, including structural barriers teens face in
     accessing services.