NVTG symposium 2018:
HUMAN RESOURCES, RESEARCH and RIGHTS: Ethical dilemmas in Global Health
Together with the NVTG working Groups, Uniting Streams and Troie, and external partner Wemos, the NVTG organizes its yearly symposium in the Rode Hoed, Amsterdam. Just as at the legendary Alma Ata symposium in 1978, guaranteeing access to health care is at the centre of attention. Overall theme is... more»
The World Bank Group and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) announced a new open call for awards recognizing promising innovations aimed at preventing and responding to gender-based violence. Applications for the Development Marketplace for Innovation in Addressing Gender-Based Violence must be received online by September 5, 2018.
VRI and the World Bank Group will disburse more... more»
On 10 October the second edition of the LGBTI Research Conference will take place. The conference aims at an interdisciplinary exchange to inform researchers and other interested people about current LGBTI research in the Netherlands and Flanders.
Researchers are invited to present their current work or reflections on LGBTI research. Abstracts can be submitted on current studies, panels on... more»
Call for Abstracts: “Linking Students, Policy and Practice’’
Share-Net Netherlands and Oxfam Novib Academy kindly invite you to the 7th annual meeting “Linking Students, Policy and Practice”.
This meeting will bring together policymakers, practitioners and researchers working on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in international development and students who... more»
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS
3rd ECOWAS forum on good practices in health
ACCRA, 23rd– 25th October 2018
The West Africa Health Organisation (WAHO) invites abstracts for the 3rd ECOWAS forum on good practices in health, under the theme “promoting multi-sectoriality to achieve Maternal, Newborn, Child, Adolescent and Youth (MNCAYH) Health related sustainable development goals”, to be... more»
Read the full call here: Call for submissions 2018 International Sex Workers’ Day Watchdog
Recognising 2 June as the International Sex Workers’ Day, the Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights is calling on all young activists to speak up for sexual and reproductive health and rights and access to services for sex workers, people in sex trade, and LGBTQI+ people by submitting... more»
Share-Net International, the Knowledge Platform for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, aims “To strengthen linkages between research, policy and practice through sharing, generating, translating and promoting the use of knowledge for the development of better policies and practices in SRHR”.
Alongside a research programme, coordinated through NWO/WOTRO in three focus... more»
KIT Royal Tropical Institute is accepting applications for two summer courses:
– Monitoring and Evaluation from August 20-31 (click here for more information)
– Mapping for health from June 25-July 6 (click here for more information)
These advanced courses equip practitioners with up to date knowledge and tools for M&E and the analysis of routine program... more»
As already pre-announced earlier, the Amsterdam Youth Force in cooperation with the PACT is launching a digital consultation in the run-up to AIDS2018.
We now have the English version of the consultation questionnaire online and ready to be spread! You can access it via this link and we encourage you all to fill it out and spread it in your networks. French, Arabic, Russian and Spanish... more»
Sex Education journal is pleased to announce a call for papers for a special issue of the journal on the topic of Sex, Sexuality and Education in South Africa.
In South Africa, young people’s sexuality remains highly problematised in relation to gender/sexual violence, homophobia, unwanted teenage pregnancy, sugar daddies, HIV and the unfair burden facing young women and girls in... more»