Engaging Men and Boys for Gender Equality and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 6:33 pm

This publication is a tool for action developed by UNFPA, Promundo and the MenEngage Alliance. It provides guidance on best practices to promote partnerships between civil society organizations and government representatives on engaging men and boys in gender equality and ...

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Young people’s perceptions of relationships and sexual practices in the abstinence-only context of Uganda

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 5:49 pm

Abstract The Ugandan government has been criticised on several grounds for its abstinence-only policies on sexuality education directed towards young people. These grounds include the failure to recognise the multiple realities faced by young people, some of whom may already ...

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Reproductive Health Education in Ghana should be strengthened to better meet adolescents’ needs

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 3:43 pm

The government of Ghana, school heads, teachers, students and community members show strong support for the provision of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) education in schools. Yet a recent study indicates that programs in Ghana are not providing the full ...

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HIV Cure & Cancer Forum: Deadline for abstracts and scholarships

Posted on April 26, 2017 at 2:52 pm

There is one week left to submit abstracts or apply for a scholarship for the International AIDS Society (IAS) HIV Cure & Cancer Forum in Paris on 22-23 July 2017. The deadline for abstract submissions and scholarship applications is 2 ...

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AFEW International Announces Culture Fund for Students

Posted on April 7, 2017 at 4:11 pm

Closing date: 18 April 2017. AFEW International with the support of the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs is announcing a Culture Fund for providing support to all sorts of cultural materials and exhibitions to address stigma and discrimination related to ...

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SRHR and HIV Linkages: Navigating work in progress in 2017 – IAWG

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 9:40 am

This is an update from IAWG on SRHR and HIV linkages resources which have now been finalized. SRHR and HIV Linkages Index: The Index combines 30 indicators to provide the first ever composite score for measuring country progress towards achieving ...

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Share-Net Report Dissemination Small Grants Projects 2014 & 2015

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 9:24 am

To contribute to the development of evidence-informed policy and practice and societal-relevant research, Share-Net International aims to share existing knowledge, to generate new knowledge that addresses prioritized research gaps, and to translate knowledge to various audiences. To reach this objective, ...

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Factsheet CPD by CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 7:51 pm

Are you interested in becoming a Youth Advocate and wanting to learn more about the Commission on Population and Development (CPD)? Look no further! CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality created a very handy factsheet! The 50th session of the Commission ...

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Call for Action by Choice for Youth & Sexuality

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 12:13 pm

In light of 20 years of CHOICE, we are launching our Call to Action! Youth-led organizations are becoming increasingly visible in international, regional and national arenas. They are playing a key role in enabling young people to exercise their right ...

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Call for Applications: IAS – KAP Community Actors Declaration

Posted on April 5, 2017 at 10:16 am

Application deadline: 15 April 2017. Putting Key Populations back at the heart of research and the fight against HIV. HIV and key population activists, we need you! Join this process to elaborate the “Community Actors Declaration”, a GIPA 2.0. This ...

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