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In Africa, a Glimpse of Hope for Beating H.I.V.

A couple of years ago, European researchers began studying more than a thousand couples, gay and straight, in which one member had been infected with H.I.V. and the other hadn’t. These couples weren’t using condoms. But the infected partner was taking

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New programme reporting standards for sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health programmes

WHO has developed new standards to strengthen reporting on information related to the design, context, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of sexual, reproductive, maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health (SRMNCAH) programmes and research. The Programme reporting standards for sexual, reproductive, maternal,

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UN Member States held accountable for avoiding millions of unnessary deaths of adolescents

The Independent Accountability Panel (IAP) for Every Woman, Every Child, Every Adolescent launched its 2017 Report, Transformative Accountability for Adolescents, at the United Nations Headquarters, issuing an urgent appeal for…

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Abortion, contraception, pregnancy: how women’s bodies became a battlezone

  Women’s reproductive rights are under attack across the globe. Sophie Cousins investigates the challenges women face in accessing abortion and contraception in two very different countries – India and the USA- in this article. Outside, the mid-morning heat is

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Events

Conference “Contested Privates: Religion and Homosexuality in Public Discourse”

Start Date: October 26, 2017 @ 12:00 am
End Date: October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 am

On October 26-28, 2017, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Utrecht University will organise a conference on “Contested Privates: Religion and Homosexuality in Public Discourse” in Utrecht, with keynote lectures by Anne-Marie Korte (Utrecht University), Yvette…

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28th International Population Conference – IPC 2017

Start Date: October 29, 2017 @ 8:00 am
End Date: November 4, 2017 @ 5:00 pm

Location: Cape Town, South Africa.  About the Conference Statistics South Africa, on behalf of the Republic of South Africa, will host the 28thInternational Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) in Cape Town, South

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Thematic Meeting Maternal Health

Start Date: November 7, 2017 @ 1:00 pm
End Date: November 7, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

  It is with pleasure that we invite you to the maternal health thematic meeting, held on the 7th of November 2017 at Lloyd Hotel in Amsterdam. Share-Net International organizes a thematic meeting with a focus on respectful maternity care

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Save The Date: Seminar on access to quality medicines and supplies for SRHR

Start Date: November 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am
End Date: November 8, 2017 @ 1:00 am

Reproductive health supplies: a question of availability, quality and affordability Save the Date: Seminar on access to quality medicines and supplies for  SRHR will take place the next Wednesday  8th…

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