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 ...

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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 ...

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Smart Investments for Financing the Post-2015 Development Agenda – ICPD

Posted on January 20, 2015 at 9:14 am

The cost of funding the Post-2015 Development Agenda is estimated to be trillions of dollars a year.1 While this magnitude ...

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Remedies for Forced Marriage – A Handbook for Lawyers

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 9:28 am

Remedies for Forced Marriage – A Handbook for Lawyers brings together expert commentaries by lawyers and activists working on the issue ...

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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 ...

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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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More Power to Her: How Empowering Girls Can Help End Child Marriage

Posted on September 16, 2014 at 9:54 am

Every year, more than 14 million girls are married before their 18th birthday. Instead of playing and learning, child brides ...

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Every Newborn

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 12:07 pm

Following The Lancet Neonatal Survival Series in 2005, this Every Newborn Series presents the clearest picture so far of the ...

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The association between timing of initiation of antenatal care and stillbirths: a retrospective cohort study of pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 10:36 am

Background There is renewed interest in stillbirth prevention for lower-middle income countries. Early initiation of and properly timed antenatal care ...

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The association between timing of initiation of antenatal care and stillbirths: a retrospective cohort study of pregnant women in Cape Town, South Africa

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 10:19 am

Background There is renewed interest in stillbirth prevention for lower-middle income countries. Early initiation of and properly timed antenatal care ...

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