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Joar Svanemyr

Postdoctoral fellow
  • E-mailJoar.Svanemyr@uib.no
  • Phone+47 915 50 028
  • Visitor Address
    Kalfarveien 31
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7804
    5020 Bergen
Academic article
  • Chirwa-Kambole, Eunice; Svanemyr, Joar; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Hangoma, Peter; Zulu, Joseph Mumba. 2020. Acceptability of youth clubs focusing on comprehensive sexual and reproductive health education in rural Zambian schools: a case of Central Province. BMC Health Services Research. 9 pages.
  • Maharjan, Binita; Rishal, Poonam; Svanemyr, Joar. 2019. Factors influencing the use of reproductive health care services among married adolescent girls in Dang District, Nepal: a qualitative study. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth. 1-9.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2019. Adolescent pregnancy and social norms in Zambia. Culture, Health and Sexuality.
  • Banda, Emmanuel; Svanemyr, Joar; Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Goicolea, Isabel; Zulu, Joseph M. 2019. Acceptability of an economic support component to reduce early pregnancy and school dropout in Zambia: a qualitative case study. Global health action. 1-8.
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Guijarro, Susana; Butron Riveros, Betzabe; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman. 2017. The health status of adolescents in Ecuador and the country’s response to the need for differentiated healthcare for adolescents. Reproductive Health.
  • Chau, Katie; Seck, Aminata Traoré; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Svanemyr, Joar. 2016. Scaling up sexuality education in Senegal: integrating family life education into the national curriculum. Sex Education : Sexuality, Society and Learning. 17 pages.
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mudenda, Mweetwa; Zulu, Joseph; Munsaka, Ecloss; Blystad, Astrid; Makasa, Mpundu; Mæstad, Ottar; Tungodden, Bertil; Jakobs, Choolwe; Kampata, Linda Milimo; Fylkesnes, Knut; Svanemyr, Joar; Moland, Karen Marie; Banda, Richard; Musonda, Patrick. 2016. Effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme on early childbearing, marriage and school dropout among adolescent girls in rural Zambia: study protocol for a cluster randomized trial. Trials. 15 pages.
  • Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Svanemyr, Joar; Amin, Avni; Fogstad, Helga; Say, Lale; Girard, Francoise; Temmerman, Marleen. 2015. Twenty years after International Conference on Population and Development: where are we with adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights? Journal of Adolescent Health. 1-6.
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Baig, Qadeer; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman. 2015. Scaling up of Life Skills Based Education in Pakistan: a case study. Sex Education : Sexuality, Society and Learning. 15 pages.
  • Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Gibbs, Susannah; Badiani, Rita; Quinhas, Fernandes; Svanemyr, Joar. 2015. Programa Geração Biz, Mozambique: how did this adolescent health initiative grow from a pilot to a national programme, and what did it achieve? Reproductive Health. 12 pages.
  • Huaynoca, Silvia; Svanemyr, Joar; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Lopez, Diva Jeaneth Moreno. 2015. Documenting good practices: scaling up the youth friendly health service model in Colombia. Reproductive Health. 13 pages.
  • Scolaro, Elisa; Blagojevic, Aleksandra; Filion, Brigitte; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Say, Lale; Svanemyr, Joar; Temmerman, Marleen. 2015. Child Marriage Legislation in the Asia-Pacific Region. Review of Faith & International Affairs. 23-31.
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Sundby, Johanne. 2007. The social context of induced abortion among young couples in Côte d'Ivoire. African Journal of Reproductive Health. 13-23.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2000. Pierre Bourdieu om kjønn og makt. Sosiologi i dag. 94-103.
  • Sundby, Johanne; Svanemyr, Joar; Mæhre, Tale. 1999. Avoiding unwanted pregnancy - the role of communication, information and knowledge in the use of contraception among young Norwegian women. Patient Education and Counseling. 9 pages.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 1998. Prevensjon som problem og kroppen som aktør: Kroppsliggjøring av struktur og mening. Kvinneforskning. 102-118.
Report
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2018. Review of the realisation of Norway’s “Strategy for intensifying international efforts for the elimination of female genital mutilation for the period 2014–2017. 16. 16. .
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2018. Evaluation of agreement between Norwegian Church Aid and Norad for financial support to Haydom Lutheran Hospital. 9. 9. .
  • Geisler, Gisela; Mokgope, K; Svanemyr, Joar. 2009. South Africa, the National Gender Machinery, Gender Mainstreaming and the Fight against Gender Based Violence. .
Lecture
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2018. Child marriage.
Popular scientific lecture
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2000. En kommentar til "Pikstormerne".
Academic lecture
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2001. Induced Abortion, Gender Relations and Inter-Generational Negotiations in Côte d'Ivoire.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2000. Le rôle des hommes dans la décision d'avorter.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 1998. Dum i kondom. Unge menns forhold til bruk av prevensjon og forebygging av uønskede graviditeter.
  • Sundby, Johanne; Svanemyr, Joar; Maehre, Tale. 1997. Young girls in Oslo. Sexual and contraceptive behavior.
Popular scientific article
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2000. Den mannlige dominans og "kvinnenes historie". NIKK magasin. 20-21.
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2000. An honest attempt. (A comment on Pikstormerne). NIKK magasin. 17-18.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Svanemyr, Joar. 2002. Kjønnsrelasjoner, reproduksjon og provosert abort i Elfenbenskysten.
Poster
  • Sandøy, Ingvild Fossgard; Mudenda, Mweetwa; Zulu, Joseph M.; Munsaka, Ecloss; Blystad, Astrid; Makasa, Mpundu; Mæstad, Ottar; Tungodden, Bertil; Jacobs, Choolwe; Kampata, Linda Milimo; Fylkesnes, Knut; Svanemyr, Joar; Moland, Karen Marie; Banda, Richard; Musonda, Patrick. 2017. High participation in cluster randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of a girls’ empowerment programme in rural Zambia .
Academic literature review
  • Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Ferguson, B. Jane; Plesons, Marina; Paul, Mandira; Chalasani, Satvika; Amin, Avni; Pallitto, Christina; Sommers, Marni; Avila, Ruben; Va Eceéce Biaukula, Kalisito; Husain, Scheherazade; Janušonytė, Eglé; Mukherji, Aditi; Nergiz, Ali Ihsan; Phaladi, Gogontlejang; Porter, Chelsey; Sauvarin, Josephine; Camacho-Huber, Alma Virginia; Mehra, Sunil; Caffe, Sonja; Michielsen, Kristien; Ross, David Anthony; Zhukov, Ilya; Bekker, Linda Gail; Celum, Connie L.; Dayton, Robyn; Erulkar, Annabel; Travers, Ellen; Svanemyr, Joar; Maksud, Nankali; Digolo-Nyagah, Lina; Diop, Nafissatou J.; Lhaki, Pema; Adhikari, Kamal; Mahon, Teresa; Manzenski Hansen, Maja; Greeley, Meghan; Herat, Joanna; Engel, Danielle Marie Claire. 2019. The political, research, programmatic, and social responses to adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights in the 25 years since the international conference on population and development. S16-S40.
  • Muthumbi, Jane; Svanemyr, Joar; Scolaro, Elisa; Temmerman, Marleen; Say, Lale. 2015. Female Genital Mutilation: A Literature Review of the Current Status of Legislation and Policies in 27 African Countries and Yemen. 32-40.
  • Villa-Torres, Laura; Svanemyr, Joar. 2015. Ensuring Youth’s Right to Participation and Promotion of Youth Leadership in the Development of Sexual and Reproductive Health Policies and Programs. 51-57.
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Amin, Avni; Robles, Omar J; Greene, Margaret E. 2015. Creating an Enabling Environment for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health: A Framework and Promising Approaches. 7-14.
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Christiansen, Charlotte Sigurdson; Mbizvo, Michael T. 2012. Preventing child marriages: first international day of the girl child “my life, my right, end child marriage”. 3 pages.
Article in business/trade/industry journal
  • Svanemyr, Joar; Chandra-Mouli, Venkatraman; Raj, Anita; Travers, Ellen; Sundaram, Lakshmi. 2015. Research priorities on ending child marriage and supporting married girls. Reproductive Health. 4 pages.

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