Funding for this research was provided by:
European Commission (R/001275.01-08)
Received: 1 May 2020
Accepted: 3 September 2020
First Online: 11 September 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval was obtained from the Ethics Review Committee of the Ghana Health Service (GHS – ERC: 003/07/17), and the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam-Netherlands (EMGO+; WC2017–025, March 16, 2017) research committee provided the scientific clearance. All adolescents either signed a consent form, or assent was sought and obtained where appropriate. Teachers and parents signed consent forms to participate in the study.
: All authors have read and provided consent for the publication of this manuscript. All collected data have been anonymized. Informed consent, or assent where necessary, was obtained, and consent forms signed, before all focus group discussion sessions.
: Authors do not declare any conflict of interest.