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.


AFSA and IYP donate sanitary products to youths in Kibera Slum Community

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give! The 9th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights theme is 'Advancing the Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights of Women and...

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Featured Article

What the discovery of a new HIV strain means for the pandemic

Linda-Gail Bekker, University of Cape Town The discovery of a rare new strain of HIV for the first time in nearly 20 years recently made headlines around the world. The big question is what the discovery means for the overall response to the HIV epidemic. A team of US researchers from Abbott, an American medical devices and health care company, led by Mary Rodgers and co-authors at the Un...

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Have you ever thought how menstruation became a taboo? Is it because of the blood or the secrecy that was attached to it? Or because it only happens to women? In my culture menstruation has been tr...

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In The Media

Slum women, girls lack sexual rights

Slum women, girls lack sexual rights Sponsors visit slum mothers, give them Sh500 in exchange for their daughters, says meeting convenor Dr Uwemedimo Uko Esiet, convener of African Conference on Sexual Health and Rights says African governments are blind to the needs of slum women and girls despite existence of related laws and policies. ...

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