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Alison Hadley OBE
Teenage Pregnancy Knowledge Exchange
Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
University of Bedfordshire
University Square
Luton, LU1 3JU

m: 07449 905073

Articles, briefings and presentations

Articles and publications

  • Teenage pregnancy and young parenthood: effective policy and practice. Adolescence and Society Series. Routledge. 2017.
  • The challenges of applying a successful strategy model across differing national and local landscapes. Sexual health and HIV policy e-bulletin. Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health. 2017.
  • Implementing the UK Government's ten year teenage pregnancy strategy for England (1999-2010): how was this done and what did it achieve? Reproductive Health. 2016.
  • Reducing teenage pregnancy: Lessons Learned from the UK Government's Teenage Pregnancy Strategy for England. 2016. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2016.
  • Teenage Pregnancy Prevention Framework: supporting young people to prevent unplanned pregnancy and develop healthy relationships. Public Health England and Local Government Association. 2018.
  • A Framework for supporting teenage mothers and young fathers. Public Health England and Local Government Association. (2016) Public Health England and Local Government Association. (2016)
  • Teenage pregnancy and young parents: good progress, more to do. Briefing for councillors PHE and LGA 2016
  • Teenage pregnancy: job done or more to do? Journal of Family Health. 2016. Download article - PDF 3.6 MB
  • Teenage Pregnancy: great progress but no room for complacency. British Journal of Midwifery. 2016. Download article - PDF 139.5 KB
  • The Teenage Pregnancy Strategy for England - concerted effort can make a difference. Entre Nous. 2014. Download article - PDF 69.8 KB



  • Teenage pregnancy prevention: data and policy update. December 2017
  • Young parents support: policy update. December 2017
  • Reproductive health through the life course: learning from the Teenage Pregnancy Strategy. July 2017
  • Relationships and sex education: national policy briefing. May 2017
  • Teenage Pregnancy Strategy: a joined up solution to a complex issue. Thailand national conference. February 2017
  • The Teenage Pregnancy Strategy for England: what we did and what we learned. Pan-american health organisation (PAHO) conference. August 2016
  • Young people's use of contraception: barriers and solutions. May 2016
  • World Health Organisation conference. Geneva. August 2016.
  • Teenage pregnancy: job done or more to do? February 2016
Bedfordshire University

Articles, briefings and presentations