Keeping silent about emergency contraceptives in Addis Ababa: a qualitative study among young people, service providers, and key stakeholders

Posted on November 17, 2014 at 8:15 am

Background: The growing popularity of emergency contraceptives (ECs) among urban youth in Sub-Saharan Africa is accompanied by debates on morality ...

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IN MALAWI, 40% OF WOMEN WHO WANT TO AVOID PREGNANCY

Posted on November 17, 2014 at 8:10 am

More than Half of All Pregnancies Were Unintended in 2013 Despite substantial progress, use of modern family planning is still ...

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The Role of Global-Lev​el Advocacy in Addressing HIV among Key Population​s

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:30 am

The Role of Global-Level Advocacy in Addressing HIV among Key Populations New report details recent global advocacy strategies and outcomes ...

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Pregnancy and HIV disease progression: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:27 am

Objective To assess whether pregnancy accelerates HIV disease progression. Methods Studies comparing progression to HIV-related illness, low CD4 count, AIDS-defining ...

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Investing in health systems for universal health coverage in Africa

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:23 am

Abstract Background This study focused on the 47 Member States of the World Health Organization (WHO) African Region. The specific ...

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FP2020 Partnership in Progress: 2013–2014

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:21 am

Partnership in Progress details accomplishments over the two years since the 2012 London Summit on Family Planning, including new estimates ...

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Advancing the sexual and reproductive health and human rights of women beyond 2015

Posted on November 13, 2014 at 8:18 am

Poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH) is a major impediment to global health and economic development. Many women and girls ...

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Ministerial Commitment on comprehensive sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health services for adolescents and young people in Eastern and Southern African

Posted on November 6, 2014 at 9:40 am

In late 2011, under the leadership of UNAIDS and with the support of the Regional Economic Communities (EAC and SADC), ...

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GLOBAL ACTION WITH LOCAL IMPACT WHY ADVOCACY MATTERS: Advocacy Achievements of the Bridging the Gaps Global Partners

Posted on November 5, 2014 at 8:38 am

November 5, 2014 – A new report released today examines the role of global-level advocacy in addressing HIV among key ...

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Family Life and HIV Education for Junior Secondary Schools: Students’ Handbook, 2nd Edition

Posted on November 4, 2014 at 11:08 am

This handbook aims to empower young people with the knowledge and skills to live happy and healthy lives. It provides ...

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