The Case for Investing in Research to Increase Access to and Use of Contraception Among Adolescents

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 9:53 am

This 80-page report highlights why governments and donors should invest now in research to help determine and implement the most effective and efficient ways to enable adolescents to access and ...

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The Development of a New Condom Use Expectancy Scale for At-Risk Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:40 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 179–184. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.053 Highlights Used self-generated condom use outcomes to generate a questionnaire. Confirmed the 3-factor structure: positive, negative, and safe sex outcomes. Positive ...

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Conceptualising Quality of Life Outcomes for Women Participating in Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:37 am

Conceptualising quality of life outcomes for women participating in testing for sexually transmitted infections: A systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative research Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages ...

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Contraceptive Dynamics in Rural Northern Malawi: A Prospective Longitudinal Study,

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:30 am

Women’s Responses to Survey Questions on Contraceptive Use May Overestimate Actual Protection from Unintended Pregnancy International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 In settings where ...

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A Fresh Look at the Level of Unmet Need for Family Planning in the Postpartum Period, Its Causes And Program Implications

Posted on October 7, 2015 at 9:28 am

Starting Contraception Soon After a Birth May Not Work for All Women Who Want to Space Pregnancies International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 ...

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Rights-Based Family Planning: 10 Resources to Guide Programming – Resource Guide

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:37 am

Available resources on rights-based programming for family planning vary in purpose, structure, scope and detail. They offer different frameworks and guidance; some are more comprehensive and programmatic than others. Faced ...

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Empowering Women or Pleasing Men? Analyzing Male Views on Female Condom Use in Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Cameroon

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:16 am

Marketing the Female Condom to Men as Well as Women May Increase Use International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 According to “Empowering Women or Pleasing Men? ...

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An Assessment of Family Planning Decision Makers’ And Advocates’ Needs and Strategies in Three East African Countries

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:10 am

Government Decision Makers Are More Receptive to Family Planning Messages from Local Advocates International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 According to “An Assessment of ...

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UN set to change the world with new development goals – The Lancet

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 6:06 am

This report from the Lancet gives a good summary of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including arguments pro and con. The report also provides clarity on how the Health sector can engage ...

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Community Health Workers’ Provision of Family Planning Services in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review of Effectiveness

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 8:54 am

This systematic review evaluates the strength of the evidence that community health workers’ (CHW) provision of family planning (FP) services in low- and middle-income countries is effective. In a search ...

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