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A different type of ball: Reducing teenage pregnancies through soccer

One of the best things about being a lady in Uganda is that you are the in charge of a home; as an adolescent you are trained to have a high sense of responsibility and critical decision making skills. 421 more words

Uganda

Experiential learning: more than words

We have just finished a brilliant fortnight working with Grassroot Soccer, an organisation that aims to harness the power of soccer to connect young people to the information, health services and mentors they need to thrive. 588 more words

Reproductive Health - Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights

The United Nations Population Fund has defined reproductive health as ‘a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being, and not merely the absence of reproductive disease or infirmity’. 507 more words

Let's Talk Equality: Midwives of the World - Part 1

In order to reach a completely equal society, all basic human rights need to be secured. One of these is maternal health. The success of a country can often be traced back to successful maternal health programming. 312 more words

Maternal Health

Celebrating Midwives with Voices from Around the World

Illustration for Girls’ Globe by Laiza Onofre

Today is the International Day of the Midwife and we’ve collected voices of women and midwives from around the world to celebrate the important work midwives do as health professionals, leaders and partners, and in safeguarding the human rights of women and girls. 833 more words

Maternal Health

Sexual Health - Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), Sexual Health is ‘A state of complete physical, mental and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, in all matters relating to the reproductive system and to its functions and processes.’ It thus includes a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, and the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences that are free of coercion, discrimination, and violence. 378 more words

MoU: TAYAHR advocate for Family Planning & Sexual Reproductive Health Rights in Tanzania

The Tanzania Youth and Adolescent Reproductive Health Coalition  founding members bring youth together to advocate for Family Planning & Sexual Reproductive Health Rights in Tanzania. 75 more words

Youth