Girls Not Brides Post-2015 Advocacy Toolkit

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 6:57 am

As the post-2015 process moves into intergovernmental negotiations, this toolkit by Girls Not Brides aims to assist activists in their efforts to urge governments to support and speak out in favour of ...

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The post-2015 agenda: staying the course in maternal and child survival

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 3:54 am

In this article, we draw on available evidence from Countdown to 2015 and other sources to make the case for keeping women and children at the heart of the next ...

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Ebola crisis: the unequal impact on women and children’s health

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 3:51 am

There seems to be no biological sex difference regarding vulnerability to Ebola virus disease,1 yet many sociocultural and health-care-related factors increase the risks for women in the Ebola outbreak in ...

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Ending Preventable Maternal Mortality: USAID Maternal Health Vision for Action – Evidence for Strategic Approaches

Posted on February 9, 2015 at 3:46 am

The U.S. Government is committed and working toward the goal of Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths (EPCMD) in a generation. In June of 2014, the U.S. Agency for International ...

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Care WE-MEASR tool

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 8:17 am

The Sexual, Reproductive and Maternal Health Team (SRMH) at CARE USA is pleased to share a multidimensional quantitative survey tool, theWE-MEASR (Women’s Empowerment- Multidimensional Evaluation of Agency, Social Capital & ...

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MLE Releases Encouraging Results from the India Endline Survey

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 5:33 am

Endline results are now available for the Urban Health Initiative (UHI) in Uttar Pradesh, India. The endline survey, conducted from December 2013 to July 2014, was implemented by the Measurement, ...

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WHO Global Status Report On Violence Prevention 2014

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 5:23 am

This report reflects data from 133 countries and is the first report of its kind to assess national efforts to address interpersonal violence, namely child maltreatment, youth violence, intimate partner ...

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Post-2015 Made Simple: Shaping The Future Of Sexual And Reproductive Health And Rights

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 5:17 am

This briefing pack looks at the post-2015 process so far, and aims to predict what to expect between now and September 2015. This document does not aim to cover all ...

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ADDING IT UP: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Sexual and Reproductive Health 2014

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 5:12 am

The 2014 edition of Adding It Up expands the scope of the report and provides new estimates of the needs for and costs and benefits of sexual and reproductive health ...

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Young Women’s Access to and Use of Contraceptives: The Role of Providers’ Restrictions in Urban Senegal

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:41 am

CONTEXT: Contraceptive prevalence is very low in Senegal, particularly among young women. Greater knowledge is needed about the barriers young women face to using contraceptives, including barriers imposed by health ...

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