Action

Make Sanitary Wear free for all who need it!

26 Nov 2018

Make Sanitary Wear free for all who need it!

Sex Rights Africa Network members are reaching out to communities across the region to gather signatures for the petition for free sanitary wear. Here are some highlights from the campaign. If you want to be involved, you ...

Sign the petition for Free Sanitary Wear now!

26 Oct 2018

Sign the petition for Free Sanitary Wear now!

The Sex Rights Africa Network and Pepeta Africa have launched a petition for free sanitary wear for everyone who needs it. Globally, around a quarter of young people – most of them female – are neither employed nor i...

Zimbabwe students fighting GBV on campus

28 Apr 2016

Zimbabwe students fighting GBV on campus

When female students at tertiary colleges and universities in Zimbabwe call for action against gender-based violence (GBV) and sexual harassment (SH) on campus, they need up-to-date statistics to back up their claims that thi...

Focus on young adolescents

25 Apr 2016

Focus on young adolescents

The Population Council is hosting a webinar to present research findings and recommendations on the needs of very young adolescents (age 10-14 years). In advance of Women Deliver 2016, the webinar provides and opportunit...

Let’s crack the code. Period.

10 Mar 2016

Let’s crack the code. Period.

Share your secrets and win a prize... Send us the term you use – or a term you have heard used – for periods. We will conduct an online poll to choose the favourite (wittiest, most imaginative) code name and there will b...

Let’s talk about sex!

06 Feb 2016

Let’s talk about sex!

Well that’s easier said than done, so to speak. Sometimes there are more questions than answers. For a start, talk to whom? Who can you trust? Who has accurate information? Who can you talk to without feeling embarrassed? W...