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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

How to target resources in efforts to end female genital mutilation

Tamsin Bradley, University of Portsmouth A new study shows that 130 million women have undergone female genital mutilation (FGM) in 29 of the highest prevalence countries, many of which are in Afri...

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Featured Article

Botswana joins list of African countries reviewing gay rights

Andrew Novak, George Mason University Botswana’s High Court is considering a challenge to the provisions of the penal code criminalising consensual same-sex relations in the country. It will hand down its judgment in June. The challenge raises similar legal issues as the one pending at the Kenya High Court, which is due for a decision in May. Same sex relations are outlawed under Botswana...

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Blog

Nyararai Magudu reflects on the Movement Building Forum

The Forum Building Movement was a great opportunity for the Sub Regional Hub for the following reasons. We were able to present more than 6,000 petitions were secured in the Mozambique, Zambia and Zim...

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In The Media

Ending Child Marriage: Non-Existence Of Marriage Registry Worries Stakeholders In Gombe

Ending Child Marriage: Non-Existence Of Marriage Registry Worries Stakeholders In Gombe | Independent Newspapers Nigeria GOMBE - Stakeholders have attributed the absence of a functional Marriage Registry in the whole of Gombe as one of the causes of rising cases of child-marriages in the state. This was the discovery during the inauguration of a Technical Working Group on ending child-marriage ...

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