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Timing Births - Early Marriage Means Early Pregnancy - IPC Mobile Episodes 'Ammaji'

Medium Mobisode
Language(s) Hindi
Description Synopses:
This mobisode establishes the link between early marriage and early child bearing along with its detrimental consequences on girls and women. The key message of the video is to marry girls once they attain the legal age of marriage 18 years.

Question: What are the dangers of having a baby at a young age?
Voice Over Answer:
o Delivery may happen before the full term and the child may be underweight
o Increased risk of miscarriage
o There is a risk to young mother's life during the pregnancy and delivery

Suggested Audience: Girls, boys, mothers, fathers, mother-in-laws, care givers, ANM, AHSA, AWW and community members.
Keyword(s) Early marriage, early child, underweight, risk, miscarriage, pregnany, hospital, complications, ANM, ASHA, AWW, sub-centre
Programme Communication for Development (C4D)
Sub-category Facts for Life Communication Initiative
Office New Delhi
Details Mobisode, 09:47 minutes
Date Created 08-Oct-2016
File Size 12.93 MB
Ref No C4D/FFLCI/1333