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Survey: WHO Portfolio Review on SRHR/HIV Linkages

Survey: WHO Portfolio Review on SRHR/HIV Linkages

Deadline: 24 August 2016. The World Health Organization’s Department of Reproductive Health and Research (RHR), including the Special Programme on Human Reproduction (HRP) is holding a series of consultations with individuals and organizational representatives having expertise in the area of linkages between sexual and reproductive health and rights and HIV (SRHR/HIV Linkages) in order to develop a broad vision and …

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Reactie gevraagd door Women on Waves op Voorgenomen Wetswijziging Minister Schippers tav Abortuswetgeving

Reactie gevraagd door Women on Waves op Voorgenomen Wetswijziging Minister Schippers tav Abortuswetgeving

Deadline: 14 Augustus 2016. Geachte heer/mevrouw, Hierbij wil ik u via Share-Net benaderen en aandacht vragen voor het volgende: Zoals u wellicht weet is mevrouw Schippers, minister VWS, een voorstel tot wetswijziging aan het opstellen, met als doel meer keuzevrijheid te creëren voor vrouwen met een ongewenste zwangerschap inzake de hulpverlener bij het eventueel afbreken van een zwangerschap. Echter haar plan is om …

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Call for proposals: Evaluation of GUSO programme

Call for proposals: Evaluation of GUSO programme

Deadline: 29 August 2016. With the Get Up Speak Out programme (2016-2020), our consortium works towards a society where all young people, especially girls and young women, are empowered to realise their SRHR in societies with a positive attitude towards young people’s sexuality. The consortium consists of six Dutch/UK organisations (CHOICE, dance4life, IPPF, Rutgers (lead agency), Simavi and STOP AIDS …

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Save the Date - Share-Net Youth Week

Save the Date - Share-Net Youth Week

It is with pleasure that we invite you to take part in the Youth Week organized by Share-Net and its members which takes place from 26th – 30th of September in Humanity House, The Hague and De Balie, Amsterdam.  We envision an inspiring week full of lively debates, interactive workshops, captive presentations and networking opportunities. We will link comprehensive sexuality education …

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Call for Abstracts "Linking Research, Policy and Practice - Students and NGOs 2016"

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 26 August 2016. Share-Net kindly invites you to the 5th annual meeting "Linking Research, Policy and Practice - Students and NGOs". This meeting will bring together policymakers and practitioners working on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) including HIV and AIDS in international development and students who have finalized or who are interested to conduct their Master’s research on SRHR and HIV …

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Call for Papers: Displacement

Call for Papers: Displacement 

Deadline: 15 September 2016. Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society invites submissions for a special issue titled “Displacement,” slated for publication in spring 2018. The current refugee crisis gives new urgency to questions of gendered displacement. The United Nations’ most recent statistics place the number of registered Syrian refugees at 4.7 million, 50.7 percent of whom are women …

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Call for Papers International Seminar on Gendering Qualitative Methods: People, Power and Place - India

Call for Papers International Seminar on Gendering Qualitative Methods: People, Power and Place - India

Deadline for abstract submission: 1 September 2016. A deeper understanding of how people experience their social worlds, the manner in which they negotiate agency through the structures that frame their life worlds, their own understandings of realities and meaning-making processes necessitates the use of qualitative methods (QM). Since the cultural turn of the 80’s QM have been increasingly gaining ground …

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Call for Papers: Sexual Violence in Comics - A Special Issue of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics

Deadline: 1 September 2016. Guest Editors: Rebecca Scherr (University of Oslo) and Mihaela Precup (University of Bucharest) This special issue of the Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics (Taylor & Francis) explores the representation of sexual violence in any form of the medium of comics. The visual representation of sexual violence tests the limits of what can be shown in …

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International Youth Day 12 August 2016

International Youth Day 12 August 2016

2016 Theme: The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production On 17 December 1999, in its resolution 54/120, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the recommendation made by the World Conference of Ministers Responsible for Youth (Lisbon, 8-12 August 1998) that 12 August be declared International Youth Day. The theme of the 2016 International Youth Day …

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Call for papers : Mental Health Congress in Cotonou: Gender, Cuture and Disease (in French)

Mental Health Congress in Cotonou: Gender, Cuture and Disease (in French)

Deadline for submitting papers: 16 September 2016. What? Congrès de Santé Mentale de Cotonou: Sexe, Cuture et Maladie. When and where? 22 to 24 November 2016 at the Palais des Congrès Cotonou (Benin) Expected Participants Psychiatrists, child psychiatrists, general practitioners, psychologists, anthropologists, sociologists, nurses, social workers, traditional healers, psychologists (Science Education) historians. All specialists in relation to issues of …

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Invitation Youth Ambassador SRHR event

RSVP before: 25 August 2016. Will you join us in celebrating another year of revolutionary youth participation? The Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality cordially invite you to the celebration of the Youth Ambassador SRHR project. This event will mark the achievements and results of the current Youth Ambassador SRHR, Lotte Dijkstra, and will look forward to the goals and activities …

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Advocacy Officer

Advocacy Officer

Deadline: 21 August 2016. CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality (CHOICE) is a professional youth-led organization that advocates for the Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) of young people globally. We firmly believe that young people should be able to make informed and personal decisions regarding their sexuality, love and relationships. Moreover, it is our core conviction that young people should participate meaningfully in …

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Advocacy Officer

Advocacy Officer

Deadline: 22 August 2016. IPPF EN includes 39 membership-based associations throughout Europe and Central Asia, as well as the Regional Office in Brussels, Belgium. The IPPF European Network Regional Office is seeking to recruit an Advocacy Officer. Full time position, 5 months fixed term contract, maternity cover, starting Sept 2016. Do you want to help IPPF EN promote Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights …

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Projectmedewerker

Projectmedewerker

Sluitingsdatum: 17 Augustus 2016. De Stichting Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) zet zich in om de levenskwaliteit van mensen met HIV te verbeteren. Wij zijn een internationale belangenbehartigingsorganisatie met kantoren in Amsterdam en Kaapstad. Wij werken samen met partner organisaties in alle werelddelen. Een belangrijk project van GNP+ is “Bridging the Gaps”. Dit is een samenwerkingsverband van negen organisaties die door …

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Project Manager

Project Manager

Closing date: 31 August 2016. AFEW International will organise activities to engage the region of Eastern Europe and Central-Asia (EECA) in the International AIDS Conference 2018 in Amsterdam. The aim is to have a good representation of civil society, scientists, politicians and policy makers of the EECA Region at the conference. AFEW International developed a work plan based on the plan of action, issued by …

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The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2016

The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2016

The Sustainable Development Goals Report 2016 is the Secretary-General’s inaugural report on the SDGs and was launched on 19 July 2016 in New York, during the Ministerial Segment of the High-level Political Forum. It presents data and analysis on the SDGs for a wide audience with charts, infographics and analysis on selected indicators for which data are already available.   …

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Women, Faith and Human Rights

Women, Faith and Human Rights

This publication provides an overview of some of the most honest and critical thinking, by women and men of faith and human rights actors, on the relationship between human rights and their respective faith traditions. It provides a glimpse into the arguments made by these contributors, who are from different countries and faiths. 

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Update 2016: Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations

Update 2016: Consolidated guidelines on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations

In this new consolidated guidelines document on HIV prevention, diagnosis, treatment and care for key populations, the World Health Organization brings together all existing guidance relevant to five key populations – men who have sex with men, people who inject drugs, people in prisons and other closed settings, sex workers and transgender people – and updates selected guidance and recommendations. …

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