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...

ACSHR conference and pre-conference programmes

06 Feb 2018

ACSHR conference and pre-conference programmes

The 8th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights (ACSHR) brings together young women and youth serving and leading organizations, sexual health and rights experts, population and development experts, researchers and civ...

#HappyFlow #ExpectRespect

01 Feb 2018

#HappyFlow #ExpectRespect

#HappyFlow #ExpectRespect Feminine hygiene is a basic right that has not been met in Southern Africa! The high costs of sanitary products and the notions of shame and discrimination surrounding menstruation prevent mill...

Girls Not Brides – Campaign To End Child Marriage

01 Feb 2018

Girls Not Brides – Campaign To End Child Marriage

Child marriage is forced upon girls around the world.  Every year, according to Unicef, 15 million girls are married under the age of 18 years, many before they are 15 and some when they are as young as 8 or 9. These girls a...

How do patents violate your treatment rights?

11 Jan 2018

How do patents violate your treatment rights?

An important step for activists wanting to support treatment access is to understand how patents operate - and how the patent system is abused by pharmaceutical companies. The short video below explains patents and how the...

ICASA 2017: AVAC

29 Nov 2017

ICASA 2017: AVAC

ICASA 2017 The 19th International Conference on AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections in Africa (ICASA 2017) is coming right up, December 4-9 in Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire. Find details below on select events related to bio...