Training Video and Resource Guide: ‘How to Network with Donor Agencies’

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 9:12 am

One of the most important strategies for successful fundraising is to develop strong and long-lasting relationships with institutional donors. But where do we start, and how do we build relationships successfully? Whether your NGO is working with governmental, foundation, or other ...

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Making Change from Cash? Evaluation of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program to Improve the Status of Girls in Northern India

Posted on October 22, 2015 at 4:51 am

Currently, 720 million women alive worldwide were child brides. Child marriage is a violation of human rights and significantly hinders development outcomes for girls. Girls married early are vulnerable to intimate partner violence, sexual coercion, and early childbearing. Beyond the ...

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Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving Role in Sex Education

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:30 am

Sex Education, Volume 15, Issue 5, September 2015 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online. Special Issue: Entertainment Media’s Evolving Role in Sex Education This new issue contains the following articles: Editorial Editorial introduction: entertainment media’s evolving role in sex ...

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Can Disease-Specific Funding Harm Health? in the Shadow of HIV/AIDS Service Expansion

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:26 am

Demography. October 2015, Volume 52, Issue 5, pp 1671-1700 Abstract This article examines the effect of introducing a new HIV/AIDS service—prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT)—on overall quality of prenatal and postnatal care. My results suggest that local PMTCT introduction in Zambia may ...

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Ethical and Legal Considerations for Crafting Rigorous Online Sex Trafficking Research Methodology

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:24 am

Sexuality Research and Social Policy. December 2015, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 317-322 Abstract The literature involving human trafficking is limited and often involves advocacy groups, victim shelters, and gatekeepers. As a result, an inaccurate representation of human trafficking may occur. To increase the ...

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How reliable are self-reports of HIV status disclosure? Evidence from couples in Malawi

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 10:03 am

Social Science & Medicine. Volume 144, November 2015, Pages 28–37. doi:10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.09.007 Highlights Self-reported HIV disclosure and a partner’s confirmatory account are often discrepant. Confirmatory reports of a partner’s disclosure may improve the reliability of self-reports. Confirmatory reports of a partner’s disclosure predict ...

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The Case for Investing in Research to Increase Access to and Use of Contraception Among Adolescents

Posted on October 20, 2015 at 9:53 am

This 80-page report highlights why governments and donors should invest now in research to help determine and implement the most effective and efficient ways to enable adolescents to access and use contraception. The long-term economic and health benefits of increasing ...

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Knowledge Translation: Where Are the Qualitative Health Researchers?

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 10:01 am

Qualitative Health Research. November 2015 vol. 25 no. 11 1461-1462 doi: 10.1177/1049732315611266 Along with rapid advances in knowledge have come expectations for speedy translation of research into improvements to health care services, new diagnostic tools and interventions, and innovations in health promotion to improve patient ...

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PhD Book: Economic Analysis of Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Programmes – a Multi-Country Study

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 6:26 am

Sexual and reproductive health programmes for young people have a high priority in many low- and middle income countries (LMICs). However, little is known about economic aspects of these programmes. More information is needed to support policy making and to ...

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Lifting the Veil: Magazine Expert Meeting on Addressing Child Marriage

Posted on October 15, 2015 at 5:20 am

Lifting The Veil is a publication of Save The Children and Oxfam Novib, on behalf of the Alliances of the Child Marriage Fund. Publication file: lifting_the_veil.pdf

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