Young Women’s Access to and Use of Contraceptives: The Role of Providers’ Restrictions in Urban Senegal

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:41 am

CONTEXT: Contraceptive prevalence is very low in Senegal, particularly among young women. Greater knowledge is needed about the barriers young women face to using contraceptives, including barriers imposed by health providers. METHODS: Survey data collected in 2011 for the evaluation ...

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Shaping a healthy future for women, children & adolescents

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:37 am

Perspectives on the Global Financing Facility: PMNCH releases consultation report 22 DECEMBER 2014 | GENEVA, SWITZERLAND PMNCH has released a report from its recent consultation process on the Global Financing Facility (GFF) in support of Every Woman Every Child. This ...

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Evaluating midwife-led antenatal care: Choice, experience, effectiveness, and preparation for pregnancy

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:34 am

Abstract Objective to evaluate midwife-led care (MLC) antenatal care compared with antenatal care provided in traditional obstetric-led hospital antenatal clinics (usual care). Design a mixed methods approach involving a chart audit, postal survey, focus group and in-depth interviews. Setting data ...

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Special Issue: Beyond 2015: The future of women’s health globally

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:27 am

BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Special Issue: Beyond 2015: The future of women’s health globally Gazing into the future of women’s health requires either extraordinary prescient capabilities or a very large crystal ball. Nevertheless, the dawn of ...

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The success factors of scaling-up Estonian sexual and reproductive health youth clinic network – From a grassroots initiative to a national program 1991-2013.

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:20 am

Abstract Background: A growing number of middle-income countries are scaling up youth-friendly sexual and reproductive health pilot projects to national level programmes. Yet, there are few case studies on successful national level scale-up of such programmes. Estonia is an excellent ...

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Smart Investments For Financing The Post-2015 Development Agenda

Posted on January 27, 2015 at 3:17 am

The cost of funding the Post-2015 Development Agenda is estimated to be trillions of dollars a year.1 Whilethis magnitude may seem dizzying, especially for low-income countries with over-stretched public budgetsand donor countries facing economic uncertainties, the financial resources required are ...

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Smart Investments for Financing the Post-2015 Development Agenda – ICPD

Posted on January 20, 2015 at 9:14 am

The cost of funding the Post-2015 Development Agenda is estimated to be trillions of dollars a year.1 While this magnitude may seem dizzying, especially for low-income countries with over-stretched public budgets and donor countries facing economic uncertainties, the financial resources ...

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Share-Net International Annual Report Visual 2014

Posted on January 14, 2015 at 10:18 am

The Share-Net International Annual Report Visual 2014 gives an overview of the activities undertaken by the Share-Net secretariat in the period between January 1st and December 31st, 2014. This visual is based on the Work Plan 2014 which was approved by DGIS in ...

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Remedies for Forced Marriage – A Handbook for Lawyers

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 9:28 am

Remedies for Forced Marriage – A Handbook for Lawyers brings together expert commentaries by lawyers and activists working on the issue of forced marriages and interference with choice in marriage in four different countries: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan and the United Kingdom.

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AIDSFree Prevention Update, January 2015

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 5:58 am

Welcome to the AIDSFree Prevention Update, a new initiative of the Strengthening High Impact Interventions for an AIDS-free Generation (AIDSFree) Project. The AIDSFree Prevention Update is your monthly snapshot of current peer-reviewed literature and state-of-the-art program resources, tools, and curricula ...

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