Global State of Harm Reduction 2014

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 9:06 am

Harm Reduction International is pleased to announce the launch of the fourth edition of the Global State of Harm Reduction. View the data with our interactive Global State of Harm ...

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Measuring Client Experiences in Maternity Care under Change: Development of a Questionnaire Based on the WHO Responsiveness Model

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 8:54 am

Abstract Background Maternity care is an integrated care process, which consists of different services, involves different professionals and covers different time windows. To measure performance of maternity care based on ...

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Countdown to 2015 and beyond: fulfilling the health agenda for women and children

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 8:36 am

The end of 2015 will signal the end of the Millennium Development Goal era, when the world can take stock of what has been achieved. The Countdown to 2015 for ...

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Global Public Health: Special Issue: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for the next decades: What’s been achieved? What lies ahead?

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 8:21 am

This Global Public Health Special Issue ‘SRHR for the next decades: What’s been achieved? What lies ahead? ’ assesses progress 20 years after the 1994 International Conference on Population and ...

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BRIDGE: Gender and Food Security Cutting Edge Pack

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 6:27 am

In this pack, BRIDGE makes the case for a new, gender-aware understanding of food security, arguing that partial, apolitical and gender-blind diagnoses of the problem of food and nutrition insecurity ...

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Sex Workers Transforming Economic Power to Advance Women’s Rights and Justice: Post-2012 AWID International Forum Innovation Seed Grants

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 6:03 am

This report shares highlights from the four recipients of AWID’s “Innovation Seed Grants” whose projects focused on advancing the rights of sex workers: the Association of Hungarian Sex Workers, Red Umbrella Project ...

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I’m Here: Adolescent Girls In Emergencies Report

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 5:44 am

I’m Here: Adolescent Girls in Emergencies is a resource for emergency response staff. It outlines an operational approach and recommendations that can help humanitarian sectors be more accountable to adolescent girls from the start ...

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Tracking humanitarian funding for reproductive health: a systematic analysis of health and protection proposals from 2002-2013

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 4:10 am

Background: The Inter-agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises conducted a ten-year global evaluation of reproductive health in humanitarian settings. This paper examines proposals for reproductive health activities under ...

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Delivering High-Quality Family Planning Services in Crisis-Affected Settings

Posted on February 24, 2015 at 3:57 am

Delivering High-Quality Family Planning Services in Crisis-Affected Settings I: Program Implementation Dora Ward Curry, Jesse Rattan, Jean Jose Nzau, Kamlesh Giria Abstract: In 2012, about 43 million women of reproductive ...

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Underuse of modern methods of contraception: underlying causes and consequent undesired pregnancies in 35 low- and middle-income countries

Posted on February 17, 2015 at 6:50 am

Every year, when 123 million women experience pregnancy as a harbinger of happiness, many of the remaining 87 million face it with dismay. The World Health Organization (WHO) reports that, ...

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