Share-Net International Update July 2014

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 4:39 am

Over the past weeks there have been significant moves forward in terms of establishing Share-Net in Bangladesh and Burundi. Local consultants were appointed who undertook an agenda setting and mapping exercise in each country. Their findings were documented in country ...

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Share-Net Agenda Setting Report Burundi

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 4:35 am

In this agenda setting mission for SRHR, majority of key players have been interviewed in order to gain better understanding of their main activities, their attitude vis-à-vis the envisioned participation to the Knowledge Platform and their proposals concerning the themes ...

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Initial scoping mission of sexual and reproductive health and rights networks and organizations for Share-Net international: Report on visit to the Royal Netherlands Embassies in Burundi

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 4:33 am

In this mission a first understanding has been developed of the SRHR sector in Burundi and the main players have been identified. In Burundi there is a multinational plan for SRHR , a clear oversight of programmes in operation and ...

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Outcomes of Accelerating Contraceptive Choice Meeting Released

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 4:24 am

In April 2014, 80 experts in program and policy development and implementation met in Nairobi Kenya to focus on actions needed to increase access to the widest possible range of contraceptive methods in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. Convened by Advance ...

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Countdown to 2015 – Fulfilling the Health Agenda for Women and Children: The 2014 Report

Posted on July 17, 2014 at 4:14 am

At the dawn of this new century, the countries of the world agreed on a set of Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)—ambitious and inspired statements of our global commitment to end extreme poverty and meet the needs of the world’s poorest. Improving women’s and children’s health ...

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Initial scoping mission of sexual and reproductive health and rights networks and organizations for Share-Net international: Report visit to the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Bangladesh

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 4:48 am

The short scoping mission to the Royal Netherlands Embassies in  Bangladesh aimed at informing the process of selecting and identifying a knowledge network or organization in the field of SRHR that can operate as Share-Net Bangladesh. In the coming months ...

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Guide Making Your Health Services Youth-Friendly

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 12:21 pm

The guide provides an overview of the global need for youth-friendly service provision and key recommenda­tions for developing/strengthening SRH services so that providers are better able to engage and retain young people in care. All of the information found in ...

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Addressing Sexual Violence in and beyond the ‘Warzone’

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 12:01 pm

Conflict-related sexual violence remains pervasive across the globe, and its widespread use has been reported in Rwanda, Liberia, Northern Uganda, Democratic Republic of Congo, Sudan, Iraq, Libya and Syria. As world leaders prepare to gather in London for the Global ...

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Literature Review on Sexuality and Poverty

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 11:59 am

This review of the evidence on sexuality and poverty is undertaken by the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) as part of a larger Accountable Grant from the UK Government’s Department for International Development (DFID). DFID is increasingly interested in understanding ...

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Responding to the Impact of Gender-Based Violence: An Annotated Bibliography for Integrated Family Planning and Gender-Based Violence Services

Posted on July 14, 2014 at 11:55 am

The RESPOND Project is pleased to announce the publication of Responding to the Impact of Gender-Based Violence: An Annotated Bibliography for Integrated Family Planning and Gender-Based Violence Services. A compilation of the most current and relevant resources on the integration ...

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