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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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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Women’s Health and the MDGs

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 5:02 am

These briefing cards outline why decision-makers should prioritise saving mothers’ and newborns’ lives and key investments they should make in order to achieve that goal. Designed for use by policymakers, civil society groups, and advocates, the cards explain why the ...

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Neonatal cause-of-death estimates for the early and late neonatal periods for 194 countries: 2000–2013

Posted on January 12, 2015 at 3:07 am

Objective To estimate cause-of-death distributions in the early (0–6 days of age) and late (7–27 days of age) neonatal periods, for 194 countries between 2000 and 2013. Methods For 65 countries with high-quality vital registration, we used each country’s observed ...

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Official Report of the EuroNGOs 2014 Conference

Posted on December 18, 2014 at 5:07 am

This report is a summary of the discussions held at the 2014 EuroNGOs Conference based on audio recording and -where available- written interventions. The 2014 conference was developed around the metaphor of a puzzle entitled ‘sexual and reproductive health and ...

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Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Fall Far Short of Needs in Developing Regions

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:47 am

A new report finds a staggering lack of basic sexual and reproductive health services in developing countries. The report, Adding It Up: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Sexual and Reproductive Health 2014, finds that currently, 225 million women in ...

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Essential Interventions, Commodities and Guidelines for Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH)

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:42 am

This global review, led by the World Health Organization, Aga Khan University, and the Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health, compiles existing evidence on the impact of different interventions on the main causes of maternal, newborn, and child deaths. ...

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Integrated Management of Pregnancy and Childbirth (IMPAC)

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 6:40 am

This World Health Organization resource is a package of guidelines and tools which respond to key areas of maternal and perinatal health programs, offering a framework in which integrated policies, programs, and action plans can be elaborated at the national ...

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Reports and Downloads Meet the Guttmacher Institute: Translating Abortion Research into Advocacy and Policy – 3 October 2014

Posted on December 2, 2014 at 6:55 am

On October 3, 2014 Ann Starrs (new President & CEO); Jonathan Wittenberg (Vice President for Institutional Development); Susheela Singh (Vice President for Research); and Cynthia Summers (Vice President for Public Education) of the Guttmacher Institute visited the Netherlands. Share-Net together ...

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Sexual and reproductive health and rights post 2015—challenges and opportunities

Posted on December 1, 2014 at 7:54 am

BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Author: Allotey, P.

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