Acting on the Call: Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths Report

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 6:15 am

Last year, USAID unveiled a roadmap outlining how it plans to support 24 high-priority countries to make sure that children live to ...

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Global, regional, and national levels and trends in maternal mortality between 1990 and 2015, with scenario-based projections to 2030: a systematic analysis by the UN Maternal Mortality Estimation Inter-Agency Group

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 6:14 am

The Lancet. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(15)00838-7 Background Millennium Development Goal 5 calls for a 75% reduction in the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) between 1990 ...

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Is AGEP Building Assets for Vulnerable Girls in Zambia? Preliminary Research Findings

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 6:13 am

The Adolescent Girls Empowerment Program (AGEP) is a randomized controlled trial to evaluate a multisectoral program intended to increase girls’ ...

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Report NGO tour Young Investigators

Posted on December 7, 2015 at 2:26 am

The “Young Investigators NGO Tour” is an initiative of Share-Net International that aims to offer a two-way platform for young ...

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2015 Progress Report on the Global Plan

Posted on December 3, 2015 at 11:33 am

2015 Progress Report on the Global Plan Towards the Elimination of New HIV Infections among Children and Keeping their Mothers ...

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Abortion Law in Transnational Perspective: Cases and Controversies

Posted on December 1, 2015 at 7:55 am

Abortion Law in Transnational Perspective: Cases and Controversies offers a fresh look at significant transnational legal developments in recent years, ...

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Policy brief: Sexuality education – what is it?

Posted on November 27, 2015 at 11:32 am

Sex Education, DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2015.1100599 This policy brief developed by the European Expert Group on Sexuality Education provides an overview of ...

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Minimum Standards for Prevention and Response to Gender-based Violence in Emergencies

Posted on November 24, 2015 at 11:31 am

Gender based violence is a life-threatening, global health and human rights issue that violates international human rights law and principles ...

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Trends in Maternal Mortality: 1990 to 2015

Posted on November 24, 2015 at 11:27 am

Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 5 Target 5A called for the reduction of maternal mortality ratio by three quarters between 1990 ...

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Lessons learned from a decade implementing Comprehensive Sexuality Education in resource poor settings: The World Starts With Me

Posted on November 23, 2015 at 11:24 am

Sex Education: Sexuality, Society and Learning. DOI: 10.1080/14681811.2015.1111203 Abstract: Today, more than half of the world population is under the age of ...

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