What matters to women: a systematic scoping review to identify the processes and outcomes of antenatal care provision that are important to healthy pregnant women

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 10:36 am

Background Global uptake of antenatal care (ANC) varies widely and is influenced by the value women place on the service they receive. Identifying outcomes that matter to pregnant women could ...

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Accuracy of Assessment of Eligibility for Early Medical Abortion by Community Health Workers in Ethiopia, India and South Africa

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 3:57 am

Abstract Objective To assess the accuracy of assessment of eligibility for early medical abortion by community health workers using a simple checklist toolkit. Design Diagnostic accuracy study. Setting Ethiopia, India ...

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Two Large Studies Show IPM’s Monthly Vaginal Ring Helps Protect Women Against HIV

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:56 am

First long-acting HIV prevention method for women reduced infections by approximately 30% overall, with differences in efficacy by age and level of use; IPM to seek regulatory approval for investigational ...

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Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do with It?

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:50 am

The contributions to this Edited Collection reveal the complexity of the deceptively simple question posed by its title: Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do With It? ...

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Report of the symposium Sexual and Reproductive Health in Fragile Environments – KIT

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:44 am

Over half of all maternal, newborn and child deaths occur in around 50 countries categorized as fragile states. Fragile states have some of the worst health statistics in the world, ...

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Research on abortion in Latin America and the Caribbean

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:43 am

This publication discusses various aspects of the most important issues of research on induced abortion, from a critical review of results and methodologies. It aims to identify trends and remarkable ...

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New report maps West African LGBTQ organizing – We exist

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:38 am

A new report maps the growth of LGBTQ organizing in West Africa, highlighting challenges and opportunities. The research provides an overview of LGBTQ organizing in a large and diverse region, ...

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SRH of young people in Asia and the Pacific – UNFPA

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 10:44 am

This wide-ranging report reviews the status of young people’s sexual and reproductive health in 32 countries across Asia and the Pacific — focusing on the impact of existing policies and ...

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Outcome document of the 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights

Posted on March 3, 2016 at 11:29 am

This is the English version of the outcome document of the 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights. This progressive document will be a source of reference for other ...

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Presentations briefing session CSW/CPD/post2015 – Share-Net

Posted on March 1, 2016 at 10:31 am

In 2016, the new 2030 Agenda with the SDGs has formally started, including strong commitments to improve SRHR and gender equality globally. Although the 2030 Agenda was adopted in September ...

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