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The Unfinished Revolution

11 Jul 2018

The Unfinished Revolution

The third iteration of the Abortion and Reproductive Justice Conference (titled The Unfinished Revolution) began on the 9th of July in Makhanda (Grahamstown), South Africa. 280 delegates are representing 26 Countries at th...

My Body is not your Crime Scene!

02 Jul 2018

My Body is not your Crime Scene!

On the 1st of August 2018, a day that marks the beginning of women's month, women from all sectors of South Africa will shut down the country in protest against gender-based violence. Women in Lesotho and Botswana will also f...

Ending Child Marriage Key Priority in Southern Africa

26 Jun 2018

Ending Child Marriage Key Priority in Southern Africa

Hivos Southern Africa in collaboration with Gateway Health Institute and the AIDS Foundation South Africa hosted a Networking Learning Discussion on Early and Forced Marriage. The dialogue titled: Child Marriage and Sugar Dad...

La perception des règles à travers le monde

07 Jun 2018

La perception des règles à travers le monde

La période des règles n’est pas perçue de la même façon partout dans le monde.Comme vous pouvez le voir dans la vidéo de nombreuses filles et femmes subissent chaque jour le préjudice causé par la perception des rè...

Research opportunity for Menstrual Hygiene Rights

01 Jun 2018

Research opportunity for Menstrual Hygiene Rights

African Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights Fellowship Programme The AIDS Foundation of South Africa in partnership with Wits University is pleased to announce the 2018-19 Research Fellowship on Menstrual Hygiene Rights ...

Explainer: why do women menstruate?

16 Apr 2018

Explainer: why do women menstruate?

Only a handful of mammals aside from us – primates, some bat species and the elephant shrew – get their period. Image from shutterstock.com Dyani Lewis, University of Melbourne For half the population, it comes three...