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Call for Proposals: Young Investigators NGO stop @KIT

Call for Proposals: Young Investigators NGO stop @KIT

The Young Investigator Network of Share-Net Netherlands has the pleasure to invite PhD students working on SRHR to present their research during the 3rd NGO stop. This time the Young Investigators will stop at the Royal Tropical Institute in Amsterdam on Wednesday 7 December from 15.30 – 17.30. It will be a 2 hours session in which 2-3 PhD students will present their research (7 minutes), followed by a debate with KIT’s health advisors about how to link their research to policy and practice.

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Invitation Celebration Event Launch Girls Not Brides The Netherlands

Invitation Celebration Event Launch Girls Not Brides The Netherlands 

(Last chance!)

Extended deadline: 4 November 2016. On behalf of the three Dutch alliances working on child marriage (YES I DO, More than Brides and HER CHOICE) in cooperation with Share-Net International, we have the pleasure to invite you to an event celebrating the launch of the Girls Not Brides the Netherlands, the new Dutch network focusing on linking and learning and …

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Public lecture: Quality of life and self-management of HIV

Public lecture: Quality of life and self-management of HIV

The Education and International Development research group (IS Academy)/ Governance of Inclusive Development (GID) warmly welcomes you to a public lecture on “Finding meaning: self-management of HIV and quality of life among people taking antiretroviral therapy in Uganda” by Dr. Steve Russell (School of International Development, University of East Anglia, UK). Why might a group of people living with HIV in Uganda, who are taking treatment and self-managing the condition, report higher quality of life than a community control group from the same community?  In this seminar Dr. Steve Russell will first present these counter-intuitive quantitative data, then focus on themes from qualitative illness narrative data also collected for the study which help explain why PLWH might be reporting higher levels of wellbeing. 

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Share-Net Youth Week Magazine, Presentations & Videos

Share-Net Youth Week Magazine, Presentations & Videos

We can look back to a very inspiring and lively Share-Net Youth Week! The objective of the week, held from 26th – 30th of September, was to link comprehensive sexuality education and youth friendly health services to broader discussions on gender, gender-based violence and sustainable development. Together we shared best practices, learned from one another’s experience and developed new strategies and …

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Save-the-date: Share-Net Expert Meeting on Gender-based Violence

Save-the-date: Share-Net Expert Meeting on Gender-based Violence

How can we effectively transform discriminatory social norms in order to reduce gender-based violence and live in a gender-just society? We invite you to join in the discussion with policy-makers, practitioners and researchers who will bring their diverse experiences from the field at the next event hosted by the Working group on Gender-based Violence at Share-net. We are aiming to …

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Call for Abstracts: 23rd Congress of the World Association for Sexual Health

Call for Abstracts: 23rd Congress of the World Association for Sexual Health

Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 January 2017 All participants are invited to submit abstracts for oral or poster presentation in the final program. Presenters may indicate their preference for either oral or poster pres­en­ta­tion. For the submission of oral or poster presentations, an abstract in English should be sent. Abstracts can only be submitted electronically. Please note that the deadline for …

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Johannes Rutgers Dialoog: Baas in eigen Buik!

Magazine Johannes Rutgers Dialoog: Baas in eigen Buik!

In de Glazen Zaal, in het hart van Den Haag, organiseerde Rutgers de Johannes Rutgers Dialoog. Tijdens deze inspirerende middag spraken deskundigen, politici, minister van Buitenlandse Zaken Bert Koenders en Rutgers-directeur Ton Coenen over de impact van wereldwijde bevolkingsgroei. Welke gevolgen heeft de grote bevolkingsgroei voor mensen? En vooral: wat kunnen we eraan doen? Want bevolkingsgroei is een van de …

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Expo Body Mapping - Brussels

Expo Body Mapping - Brussels

The body maps exhibited here stem from a three-days’ workshop organized by the Institute of Tropical Medicine (HIV-SAM project: Sexual Health Promotion and HIV prevention for Sub-Saharan African migrants living in Flanders) and facilitated by Art2Be in Antwerp. Eleven participants (six women, five men), living in Flanders, but originating from diverse Sub-Saharan African countries, created their own body maps. Carefully …

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Uitnodiging opening eindtentoonstelling twin2twin-project Marokko & Nederland

Uitnodiging opening eindtentoonstelling twin2twin-project Marokko & Nederland

Vier de succesvolle samenwerking en afsluiting tussen Marokkaanse en Nederlandse verloskundigen met ons! Eind 2012 gaf voormalig Tweede Kamerlid Khadija Arib het startschot voor het vierjarige twin2twin-project met zusterorganisatie AMSF, de beroepsorganisatie van verloskundigen in Marokko. Twintig Nederlandse en Marokkaanse verloskundigen wisselden vier jaar lang kennis en ervaring uit voor de doorontwikkeling van verloskundige zorg aan Marokkaanse zwangere vrouwen in Nederland en Marokko.

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7th International Workshop on HIV & Women

7th International Workshop on HIV & Women

Registration deadline: 11 December 2016. Abstract submission deadline: 2 December 2016. We are pleased to announce the 7th edition of the International Workshop on HIV & Women, to be held on 11 - 12 February 2017 at the Renaissance Seattle Hotel in Seattle, WA, USA. As in 2016, the meeting is scheduled prior to CROI. Despite gender parity in the epidemic, …

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Junior Project coordinator Oxfam Novib Acadamy

Junior Project coordinator Oxfam Novib Acadamy

Closing date: 11 November 2016. Introduction of Oxfam Novib Academy: Oxfam Novib wants to be a knowledge-drive organisation. Our ambitions to show the impact of our work and have programs based on evidence, means we need to include rigorous and independent research as a coherent part of our work. There is also a great need to bring theory, practice and personal & …

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Programme/Fundraising Officer for the WASH Alliance International

Programme/Fundraising Officer for the WASH Alliance International

 Closing date: 27 November 2016. Simavi is looking for an experienced, ambitious and dynamic Programme/Fundraising Officer for the WASH Alliance International 36 hours/wk, maternity leave replacement per January 23rd 2017 The WASH Alliance International (WAI) is a consortium of Dutch NGO's working together towards a society in which everybody has access to and uses sustainable water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services. …

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Vrijwilliger Afdeling Communicatie

Vrijwilliger Afdeling Communicatie

Sluitingsdatum: 26 November 2016. Amref Flying Doctors is op zoek naar een enthousiaste vrijwilliger voor de afdeling Communicatie Aantal dagen: minimaal 1 dag  per week op ons kantoor in Leiden. Wil jij (naast je studie) werkervaring opdoen, werken bij een internationale organisatie met gepassioneerde collega’s en daarmee een bijdrage leveren aan een betere gezondheid in Afrika? Dan is dit jouw …

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Projectleider

Projectleider

Sluitingsdatum: 19 November 2016. In Nederland kan iedereen die medische zorg nodig heeft, naar de dokter. In Afrika is dat niet vanzelfsprekend. Amref Flying Doctors zorgt ervoor dat die situatie verandert. Want wie gezond is, kan beter voor zichzelf zorgen. Dat is onze missie, met als uitgangspunt de eigen kracht van de Afrikaanse bevolking. In Nederland zetten wij ons vooral …

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State of World Population Report 2016

State of World Population Report 2016

Forced marriage, child labour, female genital mutilation and other practices undermining girls' health and rights threaten the world's ambitious development agenda, warns UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, in The State of World Population 2016, released today. Practices that harm girls and violate their human rights -- starting at age 10 -- prevent them from realizing their full potential as …

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Guidelines for investigating conflict-related sexual and gender based violence against men and boys

Guidelines for investigating conflict-related sexual and gender based violence against men and boys

These guidelines are designed to assist criminal-justice and human-rights investigators, reporters and monitors around the globe to fully and properly monitor, document and investigate sexual and gender-based violence against men and boys that may amount to war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide and other egregious violations of international humanitarian, criminal and human-rights law. Download

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