Call for papers: UFS/AS Young African Scholar Award

Posted on August 1, 2016 at 1:36 pm

Deadline: 31 July 2016. Scholarship in African Studies still faces the challenge of capacity-building to enhance ownership by authors and institutions from and on the African continent. It also requires more coordinated efforts to provide the deserved space by African ...

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Call for Abstracts “Linking Research, Policy and Practice – Students and NGOs 2016”

Posted on July 5, 2016 at 1:32 pm

Abstract submission deadline: Friday, 26 August 2016. Share-Net kindly invites you to the 5th annual meeting “Linking Research, Policy and Practice – Students and NGOs”. This meeting will bring together policymakers and practitioners working on sexual and reproductive health and ...

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Call for Abstracts: Annual NVTG Congress: Health of people on the move

Posted on June 30, 2016 at 3:48 pm

Closing date: 11 September 2016. This year the NVTG Congress will be held in Amsterdam, October 28th 2016. During the afternoon programme parallel sessions will be reserved for oral presentations selected from submitted abstracts. Researchers of all seniority are invited ...

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Call for papers: Women in Global Health

Posted on June 29, 2016 at 7:39 pm

Submission deadline: 31 July 2016. Guest Editors: Pascale Allotey, Monash University, Malaysia Eleftheria Zeggini, Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, UK Internationally, women are under-represented in senior levels of research, policy, education and advocacy. A recent survey of global health programs showed ...

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Voting is now open! Young Champions 120 under 40

Posted on June 29, 2016 at 7:00 pm

120 Under 40 is the first project of its kind to celebrate young champions of family planning. With your help, we will recognize the next generation of leaders making a difference in reproductive health worldwide. The selection process to choose ...

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The Deliver for Good Campaign – Girls and Women at the Heart of the SDGs

Posted on June 29, 2016 at 6:28 pm

Are you working to make development matter most for girls and women? Are you trying to figure out where to start? Do you need evidence and case studies to help determine priorities for funding, programming, and policy development to support your ...

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Opportunities to help safeguard sexual and reproductive health and rights in emergencies – WHO

Posted on June 16, 2016 at 5:10 pm

Women and girls face diverse sexual and reproductive health challenges in emergency situations 2 May 2016 – There are now over 125 million people in need of humanitarian assistance, a fivefold increase from only a decade ago. Of some 100 ...

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Late sexual transmission of Zika virus related to persistence in the semen – The Lancet

Posted on June 16, 2016 at 4:52 pm

Sexual transmission of Zika virus related to infected semen is now well established.1 Despite the fact that Zika virus RNA can persist in semen for up to 62 days after the beginning of the infection, no secondary case has been ...

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Stage bij het ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken, de Directie Sociale Ontwikkeling, Afdeling Gezondheid & Aids

Posted on June 16, 2016 at 4:26 pm

    De afdeling Gezondheid en Aids (DSO/GA) is op zoek naar twee stagiair(e)s voor de periode 15 augustus 2016 t/m 15 februari 2017 resp. 1 augustus 2016 t/m 28 februari 2017 (minimaal vijf, maximaal zes maanden).   De werkomgeving ...

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Africa Thesis Award – African Studies Centre Leiden

Posted on June 16, 2016 at 3:04 pm

Closing date: 10 July 2016. Are you interested in Africa and is your Masters thesis on a related subject? If so, the African Studies Centre Leiden is offering you the chance to win € 500,-. Moreover your thesis will be published in ...

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