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Sexual and reproductive health in emergencies

One of the most talked about issues at the International Conference on Family Planning was sexual and reproductive health in emergency situations, such as in conflict and displacement. 389 more words

Violence Against Women

#1 - The Global State of Maternal Health

In this first episode of The Mom Pod, hosted by Girls’ Globe Founder and President Julia Wiklander, you will be given an in-depth introduction to the global state of maternal health. 147 more words

Maternal Health

What does family planning got to do with me?

I was excited to see a lot of youth advocates and activists attending the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) here in Bali, Indonesia. Currently on its fourth round and held for the first time outside of Africa, it is interesting to see roughly 4,500 participants come together to move the family planning issues forward as a national health priority of countries worldwide. 545 more words

Comprehensive Sexuality Education and Information

By Victoria Nnesa

As the world is rapidly becoming more complex, with many children maturing earlier and being exposed to competing sources of information, the need for Comprehensive Sexuality Education and Information (CSE &I ) has become urgent. 1,750 more words


Movie review: For Colored girls

This movie by Tyler Perry is based on the  Obie Award-winning, dramatic prose poem- For colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf by… 1,022 more words


Reproductive Health Advocacy: Count Men In

Globally, there is a rising consensus steadily evolving among community leaders, the educated, and policymakers that ending gender-based violence and discrimination requires the full involvement of communities — and in particular, the increased participation of men and boys. 650 more words

Gender Equality

It's time to talk about periods.

Irise International works to support the education and empowerment of women and girls in East Africa through addressing the neglected issue of menstrual hygiene management. In this series of blogs, we look at how menstrual hygiene can affect all girls in a range of cultures and environments. 800 more words