Call for Abstracts: ECTMIH 2017

Posted on March 22, 2017 at 4:06 pm

Abstract submission deadline: 1 April 2017. The main objective of ECTMIH2017 is to provide a platform for state-of-the-art updates and recent breakthroughs in the field of tropical medicine and global health. Plenaries, scientific sessions and symposia will deal with a ...

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EuroNGOs on She Decides: the start of a global movement?

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:39 pm

On the 2nd of March, the International conference She Decides took place in Brussels, Belgium. The event raised an initial 181 million Euro for SRHR and family planning schemes in developing countries. This is meant to plug the gap left ...

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Empowerment of women and girls: conceptual model and measurement guidance

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:32 pm

In close partnership, a conceptual model on empowerment of women and girls was developed. This model was presented in a White Paper: Conceptual model of women and girls’ empowerment. This is followed by a Methods Note providing guidance on how ...

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Call for Proposals: Joint SDG research initiative – Tackling Global Challenges through Use-Inspired Research

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 2:18 pm

Closing date: 23 May 2017. NWO-WOTRO Science for Global Development has joined forces with seven Dutch research organisations to make funding available for use-inspired research tackling global challenges to the benefit of the most vulnerable people in Low- and Middle-Income ...

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Call for Abstracts: NVTG symposium ‘From Tropical Medicine to Global Health’

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 1:24 pm

Abstract submission deadline: 30th of April On Friday June 9th 2017 the Dutch Society for Tropical Medicine and International Health (NVTG) will celebrate its 110th anniversary at the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) in Amsterdam, with the central theme ‘From Tropical ...

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Body & Rights website and e-tutorial

Posted on March 8, 2017 at 1:12 pm

“Why are there so many teenage mothers in developing countries?” Body & Rights: Belgian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander De Croo launches unique e-tutorial on sexual and reproductive health and rights. On the eve of the international conference She Decides in ...

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One World Verslag Politiek Debat: Baas over eigen buik en ballen, ook na de verkiezingen?

Posted on March 2, 2017 at 2:15 pm

Blijft Nederland zich inzetten voor seksuele rechten in de rest van de wereld? Met de hashtag #NLGidsland gingen CDA, VVD, D66, GroenLinks en PvdA daarover in debat. Mag Nederland zich bemoeien met meisjesbesnijdenis en kindhuwelijken in andere landen? En moet ...

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Call for Proposals: INGO 2017

Posted on February 28, 2017 at 10:38 am

Closing date for Applications: 16 March 2017. The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland (MFA) announces a Call for Proposals for International Non-governmental Organizations (INGOs) for support in Development Cooperation. The 2017 Call for Proposals is open from 16 February to 16 March ...

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2017 Sexuality Leadership Development Fellowship

Posted on February 20, 2017 at 2:41 pm

Date: 16 – 29 July 2017. The Sexuality Leadership Development Fellowship addresses historical and contemporary sexuality issues and emerging best practice in policy and programming for sexual well-being in Africa. The curriculum focuses on sexuality, sexual health and rights, sexual diversity, ...

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Training Resource Package for Family Planning (TRP) Survey

Posted on February 20, 2017 at 12:27 pm

We are writing to ask for your participation in a survey regarding the Training Resource Package for Family Planning (TRP), a collection of family planning training resources and tools created with support from USAID, WHO, UNFPA and other partner organizations. USAID’s Human Resources ...

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