Stronger together: From health and community systems to systems for health – UNAIDS

Posted on April 5, 2016 at 11:47 am

This report is intended as a guide to governments, in particular ministers of health and finance, in making decisions on ...

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Supporting Women’s Empowerment and Gender Equality in Fragile States: Guinea, Lebanon and Sudan – Research Series

Posted on April 4, 2016 at 11:38 am

This brief summarizes a three-part research series produced by UN Women’s Fund for Gender Equality—a global gender equality fund which ...

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New Study Estimates Contraceptives Failure Rates in 43 Countries

Posted on March 29, 2016 at 11:07 am

Women Younger Than 25 Have Higher Rates of Contraceptive Failure Than Their Older Counterparts In the most comprehensive study to ...

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Sexual and reproductive health of young people with disability in Ethiopia: a study on knowledge, attitude and practice: a cross-sectional study

Posted on March 24, 2016 at 11:50 am

As is common in developing countries, in Ethiopia young people with disabilities (YPWD) are more likely than the general population ...

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Policy Brief Addressing Women’s Need for Contraception and Abortion – Share-Net Netherlands

Posted on March 24, 2016 at 11:49 am

The outcome of the Share-Net thematic meeting on contraception and abortion, May 2015.  Despite the worldwide decrease in maternal deaths ...

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Feminism Needs Sex Workers. Sex Workers Need Feminism. For a Sex Worker Inclusive Women’s Rights Movement.

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 10:58 am

On the 8th of March 2016, International Women’s Rights Day, ICRSE is launching its second Intersection briefing paper exploring the intersection ...

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Therapeutic Activism: Men of Hope Refugee Association Uganda Breaking the Silence over Male Rape in Conflict-related Sexual Violence

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 10:57 am

Men’s experiences as victims of sexual and gender-based violence remain little recognised in research, policy or practice. Mainstream narratives generally ...

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Sexual and reproductive health and human rights of women living with HIV: a global community survey

Posted on March 23, 2016 at 10:55 am

Abstract Objective To determine the sexual and reproductive health priorities of women living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and so ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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