BMJ Supplement WHO: Towards a new Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health

Posted on September 27, 2015 at 9:02 am

Although great strides have been made in reducing maternal and child mortality, showing that change is possible, many countries are lagging behind in reaching millennium development goal 4 (to reduce ...

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A Fundamental Shift. The Future of the Global MSM and HIV Movement

Posted on September 26, 2015 at 9:28 am

To anticipate where the MSM, HIV, and human rights movements might be in another 25 years, the Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF) carried out a foresight scenario planning ...

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Special Issue: Gendered Inequalities: Policy and Practice Perspectives

Posted on September 26, 2015 at 8:59 am

Journal Gender & Development Volume 23, Issue 2, July 2015 – Inequalities Patterns of poverty and inequality are changing, and challenging the ways we understand development. Today’s increasing polarisation between ...

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Exhibition ‘Becoming Fathers – Reproductive Journeys in Malawi’

Posted on September 26, 2015 at 6:45 am

Listening to the experiences of individual men and respecting their diversity and difference is crucial to understanding the context of reproductive health issues. From July 2015, a digital exhibition ‘Becoming ...

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The Williams Institute: Research on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law and Public Policy

Posted on September 24, 2015 at 7:08 am

The Williams Institute is dedicated to conducting rigorous, independent research on sexual orientation and gender identity law and public policy. A national think tank at UCLA Law, the Williams Institute ...

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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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Comprehensive Sexuality Education: the Challenges and Opportunities of Scaling-up

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 10:58 am

This publication is part of an ongoing programme of work initiated by UNESCO in 2008 to provide technical guidance and implementation support for sexuality education programmes, as a platform for ...

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The Evaluation of Comprehensive Sexuality Education Programmes. A Focus on the Gender and Empowerment Outcomes

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 9:23 am

Repeated evaluations have demonstrated that comprehensive sexuality education does not foster earlier sexual debut or unsafe sexual activity. By contrast, programmes that teach only abstinence have not proved to be ...

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‘Boldly Queer: African Perspectives on Same-Sex Sexuality and Gender Diversity’

Posted on September 23, 2015 at 9:18 am

Hivos has officially released the publication Boldly Queer: African Perspectives on Same-sex Sexuality and Gender Diversity. The book is a rich collection of articles, essays, stories and photographs that highlight a growing ...

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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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