Neonatal cause-of-death estimates for the early and late neonatal periods for 194 countries: 2000–2013

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 3:07 am

Objective To estimate cause-of-death distributions in the early (0–6 days of age) and late (7–27 days of age) neonatal periods, for 194 countries between 2000 and 2013. Methods For 65 ...

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Expert Meeting Report: Comprehensive Sexuality Education

Posted on January 8, 2015 at 4:02 am

Young people have the right to access evidence based, comprehensive SRHR information, education and services. Comprehensive Sexuality Education programs in schools and communities have been found to improve young people’s sexual ...

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Official Report of the EuroNGOs 2014 Conference

Posted on December 18, 2014 at 5:07 am

This report is a summary of the discussions held at the 2014 EuroNGOs Conference based on audio recording and -where available- written interventions. The 2014 conference was developed around the ...

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HIV has become more virulent over time, not less, European study finds

Posted on December 16, 2014 at 5:15 am

The largest cohort study ever to look at CD4 count and viral loads in HIV-positive people around the time of diagnosis has found evidence that HIV, at least in Europe, ...

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Health care for women subjected to intimate partner violence or sexual violence

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 11:05 am

What this handbook does When providing first-line support to a woman who has been subjected to violence, 4 kinds of needs deserve attention: Immediate emotional/psychological health needs Immediate physical health ...

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How Empowering Girls Can End Child Marriage

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 9:34 am

In a piece for the Trust Women website, ICRW’s Ann Warner, Senior Youth and Gender Specialist, writes about a new ICRW report exhibiting how empowering girls can help end child ...

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Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Fall Far Short of Needs in Developing Regions

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:47 am

A new report finds a staggering lack of basic sexual and reproductive health services in developing countries. The report, Adding It Up: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Sexual and ...

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Essential Interventions, Commodities and Guidelines for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH)

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:42 am

This global review, led by the World Health Organization, Aga Khan University, and the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, compiles existing evidence on the impact of different interventions ...

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Integrated Management of Pregnancy and Childbirth (IMPAC)

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:40 am

This World Health Organization resource is a package of guidelines and tools which respond to key areas of maternal and perinatal health programs, offering a framework in which integrated policies, ...

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