Action

Join the call to advance women’s and girls’ health

16 May 2017

Join the call to advance women’s and girls’ health

A new WHO Director-General will be appointed at the beginning of next week's World Health Assembly (May 22-May 31).  In this regard, and in the context of May 28 (International Day of Action for Women's Health), Doctors for ...

Understanding the Tracks at SARSYC 2017

04 May 2017

Understanding the Tracks at SARSYC 2017

From SAYWHAT Image: Supplied The global target of zero new HIV infection by 2030 is often spoken about and many governments across have committed themselves to attaining its realisation. While this is all well and good,...

Share.Learn.Shape. An online women’s health survey

03 May 2017

Share.Learn.Shape. An online women’s health survey

TAKE THE SURVEY HERE The Population Council would like to know what women think about preventing HIV, STDs, and unintended pregnancy. The Population Council is a non-profit research organization based in New York City w...

Demystifying Menstruation

30 Mar 2017

Demystifying Menstruation

The Birth of Thoko’s Journey Girls and young women in Southern Africa have very little knowledge, and receive even less information, about their everyday sexual and reproductive health and rights. Most of their lives are...

Understanding the Dimensions of Sustainable Development

09 Mar 2017

Understanding the Dimensions of Sustainable Development

2030 Agenda and the SDGs are not merely items on a checklist but represent a holistic approach to understanding and tackling problems by guiding us to ask the right questions at the right time. We need to consider several cha...

Our health, our rights!  African youth speak out

20 Feb 2017

Our health, our rights! African youth speak out

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and other global targets have set benchmarks for sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR). However, it is one thing to set targets and another to meet them. Many believe, unders...

Southern African Regional Students and Youth Conference

31 Jan 2017

Southern African Regional Students and Youth Conference

The 2nd edition of the Southern African Regional Students and Youth Conference will be held in South Africa at the University of Johannesburg from 13 to 16 July 2017. This conference will bring together students from Southern...

URGENT: Stand against President Trump’s Global Gag Rule

27 Jan 2017

URGENT: Stand against President Trump’s Global Gag Rule

President Trump has enacted a massively expanded Global Gag Rule. Now, we need you—civil society organizations around the world—to join us in standing against President Trump’s cruel Global Gag Rule. Make no mistake, th...