IAWG’s MISP Distance Learning Module

Posted on January 6, 2020 at 4:11 pm

About The Inter-Agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises (IAWG) have launched their MISP Distance Learning Module! The Minimum Initial Service Package (MISP) for Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) distance learning module has been newly revised in 2019. This ...

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Researching violence against women and girls in South Sudan: ethical and safety considerations and strategies

Posted on January 6, 2020 at 3:50 pm

Abstract Background Globally, it is estimated that at least one out of every three women experiences violence by an intimate partner and/or non-partner throughout their lifetime. Women and girls are at even higher risk of violence in conflict and humanitarian ...

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“Prevention of Violence Is Possible”: A Conversation With Rachel Jewkes About What We Have Learned From a Five-Year Research Program Addressing Prevention of Violence Against Women and Girls

Posted on December 16, 2019 at 1:23 pm

Rose Wilcher, co-chair of the Interagency Gender Working Group’s Gender-Based Violence Task Force, recently spoke with Rachel Jewkes, Consortium Director of the What Works to Prevent Violence Against Women and Girls Global Programme. What Works, a program funded by the ...

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Caring for women subjected to violence: A WHO curriculum for training health-care providers

Posted on December 16, 2019 at 12:04 pm

Violence against women, including intimate partner violence and sexual violence, is pervasive globally and leads to significant physical and mental health problems. Thus, it is a public health issue that emands a concerted response from health-care providers and health systems ...

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It’s All One Curriculum: Guidelines and Activities for a Unified Approach to Sexuality, Gender, HIV, and Human Rights Education

Posted on December 16, 2019 at 9:24 am

It’s All One Curriculum: Guidelines and Activities for a Unified Approach to Sexuality, Gender, HIV, and Human Rights Education provides a rationale, content, and sample activities for placing gender and rights at the center of sexuality and HIV curricula—both as ...

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Fertility Education Poster – Do you want to have kids in the future?

Posted on December 16, 2019 at 9:06 am

A group of experts from UK, Australia, Canada, Sweden, Denmark and Portugal have got together to work on a global fertility education campaign. The launch of a fertility education poster ‘Do you want to have kids in the future?’ will ...

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A forgotten group during humanitarian crises: a systematic review of sexual and reproductive health interventions for young people including adolescents in humanitarian settings

Posted on December 12, 2019 at 11:44 am

Background Young people including adolescents face barriers to healthcare and increased risk of poor sexual and reproductive health (SRH), which are exacerbated in humanitarian settings. Our systematic review assessed the evidence on SRH interventions for young people including adolescents in ...

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A Package of SRHR Interventions—What Does It Mean for Adolescents?

Posted on December 11, 2019 at 12:44 pm

This article analyzes the relevance of the comprehensive definition of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) to adolescents and identifies adolescent-specific implications for the implementation of an essential package of SRHR interventions. The delivery of a comprehensive approach to ...

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Queering SRHR: Report on the state of SRHR of LGBTIQ people in Europe

Posted on December 11, 2019 at 12:31 pm

LGBTIQ Family Rights Every day in Europe, external social, cultural and political factors deeply impact the ways in which LGBTIQ Families experience life events such as marriage, reproduction, parenting etc. because of their gender, identity and sexuality. Analysing the current ...

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Interactive Webinar: strengthening your CSE programme by addressing gender and power

Posted on December 3, 2019 at 2:22 pm

Interactive webinar Did you know Comprehensive sexuality education (CSE) is five times more likely to be successful in preventing unintended pregnancy and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) when it pays explicit attention to the topics of gender and power? Rutgers acknowledges ...

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