The Tanzanian Training Centre for International Health (TTCIH) in collaboration with the Overseas Development Institute (ODI) based in the United Kingdom and Camara Education (Tanzania) are implementing a research project aiming to assess and address drivers of mental health and psychosocial wellbeing of Tanzanian adolescents. The key activities are:
Inception, baseline research and co-creation phases have been completed and adolescents are currently implementing and using the co-designed digital and non-digital interventions. Implementation phase is expected to last for 10 months i.e., February - November 2022 (Figure 1). Of note, the Project Team successfully organized a virtual mid-term dissemination event on 28th June 2022.
What was co-designed at the four participating schools in Morogoro and Mwanza Regions?
Magu: Computer-based program and Clubs
Nyamagana: Mood tracker and Outdoor sports
Mhovu: Computer-based program and Clubs
SUA: Computer-based program and Clubs
This research project is funded by Botnar Foundation and will be implemented between August 2020 and September 2023.