HIV Cure & Cancer Forum: Deadline for abstracts and scholarships

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 2:52 pm

There is one week left to submit abstracts or apply for a scholarship for the International AIDS Society (IAS) HIV Cure & Cancer Forum in Paris on 22-23 July 2017. The deadline for abstract submissions and scholarship applications is 2 ...

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AFEW International Announces Culture Fund for Students

Posted on April 7, 2017 at 4:11 pm

Closing date: 18 April 2017. AFEW International with the support of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is announcing a Culture Fund for providing support to all sorts of cultural materials and exhibitions to address stigma and discrimination related to ...

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Mapping the knowledge of Menstrual Health among Adolescent Girls in Low- and Middle-income Countries

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 1:26 pm

This paper is a just-published review on menstrual knowledge and hygiene management among adolescents in low- and middle-income countries. The review is based on papers from 21 countries in 5 of WHO’s 6 regions. Also attached is a slide set ...

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Call for Action by Choice for Youth & Sexuality

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 12:13 pm

In light of 20 years of CHOICE, we are launching our Call to Action! Youth-led organizations are becoming increasingly visible in international, regional and national arenas. They are playing a key role in enabling young people to exercise their right ...

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GNP+ Appoints Human Rights Activist as Its New Executive Director

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 9:52 am

The Board of the Global Network of People Living with HIV (GNP+) is pleased to welcome Dr. Laurel Sprague as our new Executive Director.  Dr. Sprague is a passionate social justice activist and a widely respected educator and researcher who ...

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Call for Abstracts: ECTMIH 2017

Posted on March 22, 2017 at 4:06 pm

Abstract submission deadline: 1 April 2017. The main objective of ECTMIH2017 is to provide a platform for state-of-the-art updates and recent breakthroughs in the field of tropical medicine and global health. Plenaries, scientific sessions and symposia will deal with a ...

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EuroNGOs on She Decides: the start of a global movement?

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:39 pm

On the 2nd of March, the International conference She Decides took place in Brussels, Belgium. The event raised an initial 181 million Euro for SRHR and family planning schemes in developing countries. This is meant to plug the gap left ...

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Empowerment of women and girls: conceptual model and measurement guidance

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:32 pm

In close partnership, a conceptual model on empowerment of women and girls was developed. This model was presented in a White Paper: Conceptual model of women and girls’ empowerment. This is followed by a Methods Note providing guidance on how ...

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Call for Proposals: Joint SDG research initiative – Tackling Global Challenges through Use-Inspired Research

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:18 pm

Closing date: 23 May 2017. NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development has joined forces with seven Dutch research organisations to make funding available for use-inspired research tackling global challenges to the benefit of the most vulnerable people in Low- and Middle-Income ...

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Call for Abstracts: NVTG symposium ‘From Tropical Medicine to Global Health’

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 1:24 pm

Abstract submission deadline: 30th of April On Friday June 9th 2017 the Dutch Society for Tropical Medicine and International Health (NVTG) will celebrate its 110th anniversary at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) in Amsterdam, with the central theme ‘From Tropical ...

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