Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do with It?

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:50 am

The contributions to this Edited Collection reveal the complexity of the deceptively simple question posed by its title: Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do With It? Many of those involved in this publication are directly involved ...

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Report of the symposium Sexual and Reproductive Health in Fragile Environments – KIT

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:44 am

Over half of all maternal, newborn and child deaths occur in around 50 countries categorized as fragile states. Fragile states have some of the worst health statistics in the world, especially with regard to the health of women and children. ...

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Research on abortion in Latin America and the Caribbean

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:43 am

This publication discusses various aspects of the most important issues of research on induced abortion, from a critical review of results and methodologies. It aims to identify trends and remarkable results in each subject. Research on abortion has a long ...

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New report maps West African LGBTQ organizing – We exist

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:38 am

A new report maps the growth of LGBTQ organizing in West Africa, highlighting challenges and opportunities. The research provides an overview of LGBTQ organizing in a large and diverse region, drawing upon a wide range of perspectives and experiences of ...

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SRH of young people in Asia and the Pacific – UNFPA

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 10:44 am

This wide-ranging report reviews the status of young people’s sexual and reproductive health in 32 countries across Asia and the Pacific — focusing on the impact of existing policies and programmes, and showcasing best practices in the region.While progress has ...

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Outcome document of the 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights

Posted on March 3, 2016 at 11:29 am

This is the English version of the outcome document of the 7th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights. This progressive document will be a source of reference for other African and global SRHR agreements and commitments. The theme of ...

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Presentations briefing session CSW/CPD/post2015 – Share-Net

Posted on March 1, 2016 at 10:31 am

In 2016, the new 2030 Agenda with the SDGs has formally started, including strong commitments to improve SRHR and gender equality globally. Although the 2030 Agenda was adopted in September 2015, a number of crucial factors still remain unknown and ...

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Share-Net Meeting: Gender equality and SRHR in a new global landscape

Posted on February 26, 2016 at 10:44 am

In 2016, the new 2030 Agenda with the SDGs has formally started, including strong commitments to improve SRHR and gender equality globally. Although the 2030 Agenda was adopted in September 2015, a number of crucial factors still remain unknown and ...

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Presentation Briefing session: Results of Dapivirine Ring Safety & Efficacy Studies

Posted on February 22, 2016 at 1:18 pm

Worldwide, women are at greater risk for HIV than men and continue to become infected at alarming rates, despite recent progress against the disease. Femaleinitiated microbicides are biomedical products being developed to give women new practical prevention options. On March ...

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Improving Access to Health for Women and Girls in Low-income Urban Settlements

Posted on February 22, 2016 at 10:22 am

The world is becoming increasingly urbanised. Over one third of urban dwellers now reside in low-income urban settlements, where living conditions are often inadequate and there exist multiple barriers to access to health services for women and girls. Based on ...

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