Received: 27 July 2021
Accepted: 29 November 2021
First Online: 16 January 2022
: The Afghan Public Health Institute Review Board (IRB #43876) approved the assessment. The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Institutional Review Board also considered the assessment as not human subjects research. Data collectors obtained verbal informed consent from each participant, and did not collect any personal information about school managers, teachers, preceptors and students.Hereby we confirm that all methods were performed in accordance with all relevant items of the STROBE Statement—Checklist of items that should be included in reports of cross-sectional studies.
: Not applicable.
: The assessment was funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Afghanistan FP/MNCH Project (AID-306-A-15-00002) The contents of this manuscript are the responsibility of the authors; the funder had no roles in the design of the study, data collection, analysis, interpretation and writing the manuscript.