Adolescent-Friendly Contraceptive Services: Mainstreaming Adolescent-Friendly Elements Into Existing Contraceptive Services

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:57 am

This brief focuses on the elements of AFCS that are typically implemented within a service delivery setting. It describes how mainstreaming AFCS can address key challenges for contraceptive programs, discusses ...

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Sexual and reproductive health and rights, and HIV 101 workshop guide

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:19 am

A guide to facilitating a workshop on linking up HIV and sexual and reproductive health and rights with young key populations. The key focus of the Link Up project is ...

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Training Video and Resource Guide: ‘How to Network with Donor Agencies’

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:12 am

One of the most important strategies for successful fundraising is to develop strong and long-lasting relationships with institutional donors. But where do we start, and how do we build relationships ...

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Making Change from Cash? Evaluation of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program to Improve the Status of Girls in Northern India

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 4:51 am

Currently, 720 million women alive worldwide were child brides. Child marriage is a violation of human rights and significantly hinders development outcomes for girls. Girls married early are vulnerable to ...

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Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving Role in Sex Education

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:30 am

Sex Education, Volume 15, Issue 5, September 2015 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online. Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving Role in Sex Education This new issue contains the following ...

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Can Disease-Specific Funding Harm Health? in the Shadow of HIV/AIDS Service Expansion

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:26 am

Demography. October 2015, Volume 52, Issue 5, pp 1671-1700 Abstract This article examines the effect of introducing a new HIV/AIDS service—prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT)—on overall quality of prenatal and postnatal care. ...

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Ethical and Legal Considerations for Crafting Rigorous Online Sex Trafficking Research Methodology

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:24 am

Sexuality Research and Social Policy. December 2015, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 317-322 Abstract The literature involving human trafficking is limited and often involves advocacy groups, victim shelters, and gatekeepers. As a result, an ...

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How reliable are self-reports of HIV status disclosure? Evidence from couples in Malawi

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:03 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 144, November 2015, Pages 28–37. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.09.007 Highlights Self-reported HIV disclosure and a partner’s confirmatory account are often discrepant. Confirmatory reports of a partner’s disclosure may improve the ...

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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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Knowledge Translation: Where Are the Qualitative Health Researchers?

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 10:01 am

Qualitative Health Research. November 2015 vol. 25 no. 11 1461-1462 doi: 10.1177/1049732315611266 Along with rapid advances in knowledge have come expectations for speedy translation of research into improvements to health care services, new diagnostic tools ...

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