On the 12th of October 2017, Share-Net Netherlands members met with representatives from Marie Stopes International in The Hague.
MSI Activities & Strategies
The meeting started with MSI giving an overview of their activities and current strategy. Marie Stopes International was founded in 1976 to provide the contraception and safe abortion services that give women and girls a choice. MSI... more»
How can we include men, women, youngsters and children with disabilities in SRHR programmes? And how can we include SRHR in disability-specific programmes? ‘Leave no one behind’ is a central principle of the SDG’s, but challenges at implementation level are still
Therefore, the Dutch Coalition of Disability and Development (DCDD) – a coalition of twelve organisations – is... more»
Share-Net Netherlands kindly invites you to the 6th annual meeting “Linking Research, Policy and Practice – Students and NGOs”. This meeting will bring together policymakers, practitioners and researchers working on sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in international development and students who have finalized, or who are interested to conduct, their Master’s... more»
Share-Net International, the Knowledge Platform for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, initiated by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, aims to ensure that knowledge relevant for achieving improved SRHR is identified, shared, generated and used to achieve international development goals.
Alongside a research programme, coordinated through NWO/WOTRO in three focus countries (Bangladesh,... more»
The Knowledge Platform on the SRHR and HIV (Share-Net international), in its vision, works toward making a visible difference in closing the gap between knowledge, policy and practice in the field of SRHR and HIV with particular reference to: 1) Better information and greater freedom of choice for young people about their sexuality; 2) improved access to reproductive Health (RH) commodities; 3)... more»
Blog Post by Marike Hermens
“The hardest thing to change in a society is what is considered normal”, a quote Brigitte Obertop was told by Mozambican
women. On the 8th of December Share-Net Netherlands, together with Oxfam Novib, RNW Media and Simavi, organized an Expert Meeting focusing on addressing social norms to eradicate gender-based violence (GBV).
An inspiring day-long event hosted... more»
Share-Net International cordially invites you for the dissemination of the seventeen Small Grants projects conducted in 2014 & 2015. The dissemination will be combined with our New Year’s Drinks. The event takes place at Pakhuis de Zwijger, Amsterdam on Tuesday January 17th, 13.00-17.30hr.
Share-Net International offers its member organisations funding for knowledge generation,... more»
Share-Net International and the working group on Gender-based Violence (GBV) is pleased to invite you for a day-long interactive event on addressing social norms to eradicate gender-based violence on the 8th of December, 2016 at the Humanity House in the Hague.
Social norms play a central role in shaping societal beliefs around acceptable behaviour regarding gender. We witness the growing... more»
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 streamline... more»