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Thanh niên và thông tin về sức khỏe sinh sản, tình dục (Youth and SRH information)

Sức khỏe sinh sản và sức khỏe tình dục (SKSS, SKTD) là một trong nhiều lĩnh vực mà tôi lựa chọn để theo đuổi, và đến hiện nay có lẽ nó cũng là lĩnh vực mà tôi đam mê nhất. 1,272 more words

Education

Female Genital Cutting is a Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Issue

By Bergen Cooper, Senior Policy Research Associate and Beirne Roose-Snyder, Director of Public Policy

The practice of female genital cutting (FGC), also called female genital mutilation (FGM) or FGM/C, is a human rights and gender equality issue. 543 more words

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Active involvement of young people is key to ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030

While major advances have been made in responding to HIV and ensuring access to lifesaving treatment, progress for adolescents urgently needs to be scaled up. Young people, especially young women and young key populations, continue to be disproportionately affected by HIV—In 2014, there were 3.9 million young people aged between 15 and 24 years living with HIV and 620 000 young people became newly infected with the virus. 247 more words

HIV

Poverty, Gender Violence and Lack of Access to Sexuality Education fueling child marriages and teenage pregnancies in Kampala Slums

Patrick Mwesigye is a member of the Have You Seen My Rights Coalition – a partnership between organisations worldwide to promote Comprehensive Sexuality Education. In this post, Patrick looks at how a lack of this education is amongst the factors leading to some of Uganda’s most challenging issues. 713 more words

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Things that make me go Yayyyy - declining fertility rate & population growth

We are possibly the only country in the world to have recruited religious leaders to the movement of halting and reversing the trend of high-fertility to bring about astonishing change over a period of three decades – fertility rate dropped from almost 7 to 2.4 in 2005-2010. 171 more words

Diana wins Queen's Young Leaders Award

We’re excited to share with you that former Restless Development ICS Team Leader and Field Intern, Diana Nakaweesa,  has won an award from the Queen’s Young Leaders Award and is collecting it from Her Majesty the Queen of the United Kingdom today! 134 more words

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Ending FGM & Harmful Traditional Practices: Engaging Our Religious & Cultural Leaders

By Otina Kennedy*

In many African communities, cultural leaders are increasingly under pressure to remain relevant in light of increasing awareness and advancements on human rights for women and men.   1,270 more words

Women's Rights