Share-Net Report 4th Annual Meeting Linking Research, Policy & Practice – Students and NGOs”

Posted on November 9, 2015 at 4:55 am

Thursday October 8th, 2015, the Share-Net working group ‘Linking research, policy and practice’ organised the 4th Annual Meeting Linking Research, Policy & Practice – Students and NGOs”. This year the meeting was organised at KIT in Amsterdam. This meeting brought together ...

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Share-Net Report Afternoon Session at NVTG Symposium 2015

Posted on October 27, 2015 at 10:32 am

Report Afternoon Session NVTG Symposium 2015: “Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR): Strategies for Linking Research, Policy and Practice” Organised by the Share-Net Working Group “Linking Research, Policy and Practice” and Uniting Streams Aim of the Session: Linking research, ...

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Training Video and Resource Guide: ‘How to Network with Donor Agencies’

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:12 am

One of the most important strategies for successful fundraising is to develop strong and long-lasting relationships with institutional donors. But where do we start, and how do we build relationships successfully? Whether your NGO is working with governmental, foundation, or other ...

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Ethical and Legal Considerations for Crafting Rigorous Online Sex Trafficking Research Methodology

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:24 am

Sexuality Research and Social Policy. December 2015, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 317-322 Abstract The literature involving human trafficking is limited and often involves advocacy groups, victim shelters, and gatekeepers. As a result, an inaccurate representation of human trafficking may occur. To increase the ...

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Knowledge Translation: Where Are the Qualitative Health Researchers?

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 10:01 am

Qualitative Health Research. November 2015 vol. 25 no. 11 1461-1462 doi: 10.1177/1049732315611266 Along with rapid advances in knowledge have come expectations for speedy translation of research into improvements to health care services, new diagnostic tools and interventions, and innovations in health promotion to improve patient ...

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Sex(t) Talk: A Qualitative Analysis of Young Adults’ Negotiations of the Pleasures and Perils of Sexting

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:59 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 835-863 Abstract To date, there has been much quantitative research conducted on sexting, often with a focus on investigating its prevalence among young people and which also typically presents the behaviour as deviant and ...

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Women’s Experiences of Sexual Pleasure in Ghana

Posted on October 13, 2015 at 9:52 am

Sexuality & Culture. December 2015, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp 697-714 Abstract Although sexual intercourse is an important aspect of women’s sexuality, there is little knowledge on how women experience sexual pleasure in Ghana. In this paper we explore how women and men express ...

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Evaluations that make a difference

Posted on October 6, 2015 at 9:43 am

The publication Evaluations that make a difference is a collection of 8 evaluation stories from around the world, selected from the 64 submissions received in response to our 2014 International Call for Evaluati0n Stories. We sincerely thank the African Development ...

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Every Woman, Every Child, Every Adolescent: Achievements and Prospects

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:38 am

This is the fourth and final report of the iERG. The report reviews annual and four-year progress towards MDG 4 and 5, delivery of commitments made to the UN SG’s Global Strategy, COIA goals and the Commission on Life-Saving Commodities. ...

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MDG Report 2015: Assessing Progress in Africa toward the Millennium Development Goals

Posted on October 5, 2015 at 9:33 am

Africa’s regional strategy for sustained and inclusive development complemented by the global post 2015 development agenda provide an appropriate framework for sustainable development. Nevertheless, an important lesson of the MDGs is that success will hinge on a credible means of ...

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