The project employs the key AHW approaches of Female-led innovation, Global to Local Learning, and Open Science.

The app is being designed by a faculty member from the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering, who is working closely with the girls and the nations’ leaders in order to make sure the application will be optimzed for Native American adolescents.

The Alliance foresees enormous potential for the Safe Passage app to be customized for local settings around the world.

Collaboration Across Sectors

Our Safe Passage team includes researchers and students from three schools at JHU: Public Health, Nursing, and Engineering. We are proud to in partnership with the Assiniboine, White Clay and White Mountain Apache tribes.