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Sex Rights Africa Network

A networking hub to share evidence and strengthen action to realise sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) for all in Southern Africa and globally.

Action

ENCA Checkpoint – Abortions

According to the World Health Organisation, 35 out of a thousand pregnancies in Southern Africa end in abortion, one of the highest rates in the world. Even though abortion has been liberalised in So...

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Featured Article

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege for campaigns against sexual violence

John Brewer, Queen's University Belfast Nadia Murad and Denis Mukwege have been awarded the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize for their work in trying to end sexual violence during war and armed conflict. There are many tragedies in war and among the worst are victims of sexual violence. Women’s bodies have become battle sites and sexual violence a weapon of war. Murad is one such victim, developing ...

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Blog

Double Tragedy: Being gay and living with HIV

  Written by : Agrippa Chalimba In a rural township, on the outskirts of the highly urbanized city of Lusaka, there is a community of people from various ethnic groupings living togethe...

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In The Media

Marie Stopes ordered to close down 10 health facilities in Tanzania

Marie Stopes ordered to close down 10 health facilities in Tanzania Sunday, October 14, 2018 The move is surrounded by a mystery as there is no hint who ordered the NGO to stop offering health services in its facilities on Tanzania Mainland. ...

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Sex Rights Africa Poll

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