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We had the bloody conversation at the SAAIDS Conference!

We had the bloody conversation at the SAAIDS Conference!

The 9th SAAIDS Conference, held in Durban from 11-14 June 2019, hosted around 3000 delegates from all over the region. The Sex Rights Africa Network hosted a satellite session at the conference on Thursday 13 June. The sessio...

Happy Flow symposium – join in on the action here!

Happy Flow symposium – join in on the action here!

28 May is International Menstrual Hygiene Day, a day dedicated to advocating for menstrual hygiene management. Menstrual hygiene management has a huge impact on the lives on people who menstruate. It is estimated that a perso...

23 May is International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

23 May is International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

Today is International Day to End Obstetric Fistula. The United Nations page on Obstetric fistula states that it is "one of the most serious and tragic injuries that can occur during childbirth", as it is easily preventabl...

Midwives: Defenders of Women’s Rights

Midwives: Defenders of Women’s Rights

Each year since 1992, the International Confederation of Midwives leads global recognition and celebration of the work of midwives, on the 5th of May. This year's International Day of the Midwife theme is : Midwives: Def...