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.


20 days until the ACSHR youth pre-conference begins! Have you registered?

20 Days until day one of the ACSHR youth pre-conference! Early registration for the main conference closes in 10 days. Register here! The Youth Pre-Conference of the 9th ACSHR is aimed at creating a ...

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Featured Article

Violence against women in poor settings: randomised trial shows mixed outcomes

Andrew Gibbs, South African Medical Research Council and Rachel Jewkes, South African Medical Research Council Violence against women and girls in South Africa is now recognised as a national crisis. Far too many women and girls experience violence, primarily from their intimate partners. The latest Demographic and Health Survey, a nationally representative survey across South Africa, led by...

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Putting the men into menstruation

Words Thabisani Ncube Menstrual hygiene challenges are rooted in gender inequality as such the role of men and boys in community menstrual hygiene health rights and management needs to be empha...

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In The Media

Swaziland Refuses to Register LGBTIQ Human Rights Group Because It Is ‘Annoying’

Swaziland Refuses to Register LGBTIQ Human Rights Group Because It Is 'Annoying' An LGBTIQ rights group in Swaziland (eSwatini) has been denied permission to register because its objectives are deemed 'annoying'. The Eswatini Sexual and Gender Minorites (ESGM) was also told the Swazi Constitution did not include sexual orientation on the list of protections against discrimination. ...

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