IPPF: Financing demystified

Posted on November 10, 2015 at 11:00 am

This publication helps explain the implications of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda (AAAA) on Financing for Development and how people can help increase funding for RH supplies and SRH rights (SRHR) in developing countries. With support from the Reproductive Health Supplies ...

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Adolescent Experiences With Intrauterine Devices: A Qualitative Study

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 10:36 am

Journal of Adolescent Health. Volume 57, Issue 4, October 2015, Pages 381–386 Abstract Purpose The purpose of this study was to improve understanding of adolescents’ reasons for choosing an intrauterine device (IUD) and to explore experiences that led to continuation or ...

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Adolescent-Friendly Contraceptive Services: Mainstreaming Adolescent-Friendly Elements Into Existing Contraceptive Services

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:57 am

This brief focuses on the elements of AFCS that are typically implemented within a service delivery setting. It describes how mainstreaming AFCS can address key challenges for contraceptive programs, discusses the existing evidence of adolescent-friendly elements, outlines key issues for ...

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The Case for Investing in Research to Increase Access to and Use of Contraception Among Adolescents

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 9:53 am

This 80-page report highlights why governments and donors should invest now in research to help determine and implement the most effective and efficient ways to enable adolescents to access and use contraception. The long-term economic and health benefits of increasing ...

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The Development of a New Condom Use Expectancy Scale for At-Risk Adults

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:40 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 179–184. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.053 Highlights Used self-generated condom use outcomes to generate a questionnaire. Confirmed the 3-factor structure: positive, negative, and safe sex outcomes. Positive condom use outcome expectancies predicted condom use. Positive condom use ...

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Conceptualising Quality of Life Outcomes for Women Participating in Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:37 am

Conceptualising quality of life outcomes for women participating in testing for sexually transmitted infections: A systematic review and meta-synthesis of qualitative research Social Science & Medicine. Volume 143, October 2015, Pages 162–170. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.08.048 Highlights Uses meta-ethnography to synthesise research on women’s experiences ...

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Contraceptive Dynamics in Rural Northern Malawi: A Prospective Longitudinal Study,

Posted on October 12, 2015 at 9:30 am

Women’s Responses to Survey Questions on Contraceptive Use May Overestimate Actual Protection from Unintended Pregnancy International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 In settings where inconsistent, long-term use of the injectable and other short-term methods ...

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A Fresh Look at the Level of Unmet Need for Family Planning in the Postpartum Period, Its Causes And Program Implications

Posted on October 7, 2015 at 9:28 am

Starting Contraception Soon After a Birth May Not Work for All Women Who Want to Space Pregnancies International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 Postpartum contraceptive use is important in helping women avoid the ...

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Rights-Based Family Planning: 10 Resources to Guide Programming – Resource Guide

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:37 am

Available resources on rights-based programming for family planning vary in purpose, structure, scope and detail. They offer different frameworks and guidance; some are more comprehensive and programmatic than others. Faced with an abundance of resource documents, family planning stakeholders need ...

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Empowering Women or Pleasing Men? Analyzing Male Views on Female Condom Use in Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Cameroon

Posted on October 2, 2015 at 9:16 am

Marketing the Female Condom to Men as Well as Women May Increase Use International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. Volume 41, Number 3, September 2015 According to “Empowering Women or Pleasing Men? Analyzing Male Views on Female Condom Use in Zimbabwe, Nigeria ...

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