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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.

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8th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights – Day One

Young researchers symposium: LGBTIQ+ communities at the center of SRHR advocacy in Africa The Young Researchers Symposium kicked off with a vibrant flash mob demonstration yesterday. Deviating from...

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Latest News

Punishment won’t stop teenage pregnancies in Tanzania because ‘bad behaviour’ isn’t the cause

Schoolgirls spoke about sex and relationships in relation to other hurdles and opportunities they faced. Farl/Flickr Kate Pinock, University of Oxford In Tanzania, if you’re a schoolgirl and fall pregnant, it could mean the end of your education. Even though successive governments have made a push for girls education, those that fall pregnant are routinely expelled from school, and prevente...

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Southern Africa Regional Students and Youth Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health

Words by Jane North The second Southern Africa Regional Students and Youth Conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health (SARSYC) conference took place at the University of Johannesburg, Soweto camp...

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In The Media

‘I didn’t want to die’ – queers battle prison system|M&G

'I didn't want to die' - queers battle prison system "Why are these gays here?" the prison official asked, pointing at the two openly gay men seated in their prison cell. "I told them not to be like this but they don't listen," the other official replied. The two officials, and a few others, entered the cell.  ...

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Sex Rights Africa Poll

Sanitary pads should be free

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