Current Situation of Reproductive Health Programs for Persons with Disabilities

Posted on November 2, 2020 at 10:31 am

The Share-Net Jordan team met with the Assistant Secretary-General for Technical Affairs at the Higher Council for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (HCRPD), Ms. Ghadeer Al Haris, to talk about a study that she was involved in conducting upon ...

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Responsive collaboration between actors promoting SRH for adolescents and young people in Burundi

Posted on October 19, 2020 at 6:09 pm

For this blog, I am talking to Grâce Françoise Nibizi, the founder and Executive Director of SaCoDé. SaCoDé is the Association for the Promotion of Communities Health for Development (in French : l’Association pour la promotion de la Santé des Communautés ...

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#Menstrual Health Matters: Why Periods Matter for Sexual and Reproductive Health

Posted on October 5, 2020 at 9:26 am

Introduction  In 2018, Population Services International (PSI) Europe were awarded a Share-Net International Small Grant titled “#Menstrual Health Matters”. Menstruation is an incredibly important aspect of sexual and reproductive health in the lives of those who menstruate. Yet, it is still an incredibly tabooed subject in many ...

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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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