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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MDG Report 2015: Assessing Progress in Africa toward the Millennium Development Goals

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:33 am

Africa’s regional strategy for sustained and inclusive development complemented by the global post 2015 development agenda provide an appropriate framework for sustainable development. Nevertheless, an important lesson of the MDGs ...

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Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health, 2016-2030

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:30 am

The new Global Strategy aims to achieve the highest attainable standard of health for all women, children and adolescents, transform the future and ensure that every newborn, mother and child ...

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2015 Global Reference List of 100 Core Health Indicators

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:27 am

The Global Reference List of 100 Core Health Indicators for results monitoring, referred to herafter as “The Global Reference List,” is a standard set of 100 core indicators prioritized by ...

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Engendering Accountability: Upholding Commitments to Maternal and Newborn Health

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 6:02 am

With the rise in global attention and the need to further accelerate progress on maternal and newborn health (MNH), and reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health (RMNCH) writ large, the ...

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Risks and experiences of transgender women in Lebanon

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:25 am

Forms of safety and their impact on health: an exploration of HIV/AIDS-related risk and resilience among trans women in Lebanon. Kaplan RL, Wagner GJ, Nehme S, Aunon F, Khouri D, ...

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HIV self-testing: A cost-saving approach?

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:22 am

Assessment of the potential impact and cost-effectiveness of self-testing for HIV in low-income countries. Cambiano V, Ford D, Mabugu T, Napierala Mavedzenge S, Miners A, Mugurungi O, Nakagawa F, Revill ...

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Integrated care: necessary but not sufficient to improve the PMTCT cascade

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:19 am

Implementation and operational research: effects of antenatal care and HIV treatment integration on elements of the PMTCT cascade: results from the SHAIP cluster-randomized controlled trial in Kenya. Turan JM, Onono M, Steinfeld ...

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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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