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.


Missed the 1st Africa Gender Equality Conference? Watch the sessions here.

The first Annual Africa Gender Equality Conference was broadcast online from Lilongwe, Malawi, on 8-10 March 2021, and covered a range of topics under the theme “Women in leadership: Achieving an e...

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Featured Article

Tell Me About... The Changes in My Body!

Let’s talk about puberty. Let’s make it factual and fun. If that sounds difficult, here is a new book, full of light-hearted illustrations and straightforward information, to make it easier. Tell me about the changes in my body, published by the AIDS Foundation of South Africa (AFSA), and endorsed by Childline, is a resource to support discussions about puberty among young adolescents an...

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Challenging inequality and gender bias

Words by Margaret Sapazeka Girls and women suffer negative impacts of rigid gender norms and roles - they are more likely to experience restrictions of their freedom in many aspects. They expe...

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In The Media

Leap Girl Africa Wants Discriminatory Laws On Sexual Reproductive Health Rights Amended

Leap Girl Africa is multiplying lobbying efforts for an amendment of existing laws on sexual reproductive health rights in Cameroon hitherto described as discriminatory towards adolescent girls - especially cases of rape and abortion. ...

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