This brief summarizes the benefits to adolescent health and human capital formation that accrue from investments in health and nutrition interventions delivered through schools, with a focus on low- and middle-income countries.
Ten interventions are covered across two intervention areas:

  1. Physical health and nutrition services
  2. Schools as health-promoting environments, including infrastructure inves

The other briefs in this series introduce:

  1. Monitoring mechanisms for school health and nutrition service delivery;
  2. Sustaining adolescent health service delivery during periods of prolonged school closures
  3. Adolescent school health and nutrition: interactive decision trees