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Research opportunity for Menstrual Hygiene Rights

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?

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...

Menstruation with dignity for 1000 Ugandan Girls

Menstruation with dignity for 1000 Ugandan Girls

The  Uganda Youth and Adolescents Health Forum (UYAHF) has launched a project to procure equipment and materials, and train 3 young women to produce reusable sanitary pads that will be distributed free to 1000 school girl...

Sex and Disability Vlogs

Sex and Disability Vlogs

The Sex Rights Africa Network is pleased to be launching a Sex and Disability vlog in conjunction with Alex Henry, a vlogger from Cape Town, South Africa. Comments and topic suggestions are encouraged. Expressing your s...

#ExpectRespect Competition

#ExpectRespect Competition

Upload a photo of your organisation and the work you are doing in your community using the #ExpectRespect hashtag to stand a chance to win R1000 for your organisation. The photo can be uploaded to any social media platform...

Equality. Dignity. Period. Sign up here!

Equality. Dignity. Period. Sign up here!

March is International Women’s Month. The media will be awash with messages of affirmation and respect from politicians and personalities. Girls in Zimbabwe have their own message - for the new President of the country no l...