Including the voice of adolescents with disabilities in the National Plan of Action

Posted on September 21, 2020 at 2:26 pm

The Turning Point Foundation was awarded the Share-Net International Small Grant in 2017 for its project titled ‘’Promote SRHR and Inclusion in the Government’s National Plan of Action on Adolescent Health Strategy 2017-2030 in Bangladesh’. The aim of this project ...

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Understanding the male menopause and mental health

Posted on September 3, 2020 at 4:02 pm

OptiMale recently published a guide called “Understanding the Male Menopause and Mental Health” With COVID-19 pandemic halting normal life, many older men with symptoms of male menopause might be experiencing…

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Infographics NWO-WOTRO SRHR Research programme

Posted on September 3, 2020 at 1:14 pm

On the 27th of August 2020, the virtual final conference of the NWO-WOTRO SRHR research programme (focus Bangladesh, Burundi & Jordan) took place, organised with Share-Net International and MannionDaniels. The theme was ‘Listen to us’, Voices of youth on SRHR ...

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M-RAT: Monitoring Menstrual Hygiene Management Programming in Emergencies

Posted on September 2, 2020 at 5:43 pm

The MHM Rapid Assessment Tool (M-RAT) is used to evaluate the status & reach of MHM programming within an ongoing humanitarian emergency. It can help to identify strengths & areas…

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From insights to action: Gender equality in the wake of COVID-19

Posted on September 2, 2020 at 5:09 pm

UN Women recently published a new report on the gendered impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on extreme poverty, employment, health, unpaid care, and violence against women and girls. The impacts of crises are never gender-neutral, and COVID‑19 is no exception. This publication ...

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International Youth Day 2020: Insights from the Share-Net Secretariats

Posted on August 12, 2020 at 2:42 pm

August 12th marks International Youth Day, a day where we celebrate and embrace the amazing determination, strength and power of young people in making real and impacting change in their communities and at national and international levels. Within Share-Net, we ...

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Adding it Up 2019 release

Posted on August 6, 2020 at 4:42 pm

New data published from the Adding it Up 2019 study by the Guttmacher Institute show that providing essential sexual and reproductive health care would reduce unintended pregnancies, unsafe abortions and maternal deaths by about two-thirds in low- and middle-income countries. ...

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Unlocking the lockdown: The gendered effects of COVID-19 on achieving the SDGS in Asia and the Pacific

Posted on August 6, 2020 at 2:17 pm

Recently, UN Women published a new report and dataset on the gendered effects of COVID-19 on achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Asia and the Pacific. Throughout the report, UN Women and Women Count dive into the gendered effects ...

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Maintaining essential health services: operational guidance for the COVID-19 context

Posted on August 3, 2020 at 4:53 pm

Countries around the world are facing the challenge of increased demand for care of people with COVID-19, compounded by fear, misinformation and limitations on movement that disrupt the delivery of health care for all conditions. Maintaining essential health services: operational guidance ...

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COVID-19 at the Intersection of Gender and Disability

Posted on August 3, 2020 at 4:49 pm

In March 2020, Women Enabled International (WEI) identified a gap in initial global responses to COVID-19: many actors were discussing how to include women and persons with disabilities in the response, but few were considering the unique experiences of women ...

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