Loading...
  • 2017
  • In 2017, WISER has provided sexual and reproductive health education to all 150 WISER girls as well as over 500 others in Muhuru Bay. (wisergirls.org)
  • CARE Kenya, in partnership with the Kenya Red Cross Society and Family Health Options Kenya, was awarded a grant by the European Union, with co-funding from the Austrian Development Cooperation and CARE, to improve maternal and child health, sexual reproductive health, family planning and the nutritional status of communities living within Manyatta and Nyalenda in Kisumu County for a period of three years (November 2014 - October 2017). (care.at)
  • STIs
  • For more information about healthy relationships, sexual health, STIs and safer sex, or how to talk about sexual health with your children, students, friends and partners, please visit your local health centre, talk to a trusted adult or go to www.irespectmyself.ca . (nu.ca)
  • AIDS
  • Sexual and reproductive health care providers in the United States have traditionally served women and, with the spread of HIV and AIDS, men who have sex with men. (guttmacher.org)
  • It includes the right to make informed choices about whether or when they have children, the right to access the full range of affordable and informed family planning services, including safe abortion, the right to accurate information and services to prevent and treat sexually transmitted infections ( STI s) including HIV and AIDS , and sexual health information and education. (actionaid.org.uk)
  • 2018
  • The Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and Research (GFMER) in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) and other partners announces a series of online training courses in the field of sexual and reproductive health and research for 2018. (gfmer.ch)
  • behavior
  • The aim of the study is to understand the sexual and reproductive health (SRH) behavior and determinants among adolescents in El Salvador using data from a survey of 1,258 adolescents' aged 10-19 and 12 interviews with representatives from the Ministry of Health (MOH), Ministry of Education (MOE), nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), and United Nation (UN) agencies. (repec.org)
  • Alcohol and violence were found to be associated with risky sexual behavior, requiring a multisectoral response from the government and civil society. (repec.org)
  • Given these high levels of risky behavior, it is unfortunate that the U.S. health care system fails to meet the sexual and reproductive health care needs of men. (guttmacher.org)
  • To change behavior, supporting and enabling environment at family, school and over and above with their peers are crucial and determining factors for responsible sexual behavior. (thedailystar.net)
  • provision
  • With our commitment to embracing diversity and eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of reproductive and sexual health services, we welcome all people irrespective of cultural or linguistic background, sexual orientation, gender identity, intersex status, religion or spiritual beliefs, socio economic status, age or abilities. (fpv.org.au)
  • The American Academy of Pediatrics, other professional medical organizations, and the government have guidelines and recommendations regarding the provision of sexual and reproductive health information and services. (aappublications.org)
  • The implementation of these commitments is based on two types of complimentary actions: the provision of accessible, good quality holistic care and advocacy to promote the fulfilment of the sexual and reproductive rights of each and every person. (medecinsdumonde.org)
  • menarche
  • Later HIV positive status was associated with an older partner, an experience arranged by an older relative, an exchange of sex for money or gifts, or a first sexual experience prior to or within one year of menarche. (bmj.com)
  • adolescence
  • Sex and Education: Does Sexual Debut During Adolescence Lead to Poor Grades? (guttmacher.org)
  • Street children worldwide do not have the information, skills, health services, and support they need to go through sexual development during adolescence. (hindawi.com)
  • Levels of Sexual
  • The odds of having received only a testicular exam were elevated among men who were white, had lower levels of sexual risk, had had a physical exam and had private or no insurance. (guttmacher.org)
  • interventions
  • As policymakers at all levels consider their funding priorities in health and development programs, this new report is intended to help them take into account the medical, social and economic benefits of sexual and reproductive health interventions. (guttmacher.org)
  • On the basis of these contexts and circumstances, we need a pragmatic adolescent and youth friendly policy to address and emphasize their reproductive health need, their voice to be heard and their potential to be explored for their meaningful engagement, participation and contribution in planning, implementation of interventions targeted for them. (thedailystar.net)
  • research
  • Your support enables the Guttmacher Institute to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights in the United States and globally through our interrelated program of high-quality research, evidence-based advocacy and strategic communications. (guttmacher.org)
  • Over the last quarter century, there has been an emergence of evidence-based research directed toward the development, implementation, and assessment of youth-friendly health services (YFHS) to improve the delivery of sexual and reproductive health services for young people. (springer.com)
  • These courses provide health professionals with knowledge, skills and competencies in sexual and reproductive health, as well as research in this field, especially for those health care providers whose access to learning is limited by time, financial resources or other constraints and for whom access to quality education in the field of sexual and reproductive health is limited. (gfmer.ch)
  • With this training program, participants will learn first-hand about the day-to-day and long-term challenges in the field of sexual and reproductive health and research. (gfmer.ch)
  • Providing intelligence, evaluation and research across a range of sexual and reproductive health related topics to support policy and service planning. (ljmu.ac.uk)
  • family
  • In addition, reproductive health services improve health and reduce costs by covering family planning, HIV and STD testing and treatment, and prenatal care. (healthypeople.gov)
  • U.S. financial support for overseas family planning and reproductive health programs peaked a decade ago at just over $600 million. (guttmacher.org)
  • The attacks on U.S. reproductive health programs are driven by the belief that promoting voluntary family planning services and subsidizing organizations such as those affiliated with the International Planned Parenthood Federation are tantamount to an official U.S. policy promoting abortion. (guttmacher.org)
  • Oral Sex
  • An estimated 45% of 15- to 19-year-old male and female youth in the United States report having had vaginal intercourse with an opposite-sex partner, 2.5% of 15- to 19-year-old male youth report having had oral or anal sex with another male, and 11% of 15- to 19-year-old female youth report having had a sexual experience (including oral sex) with another female. (aappublications.org)
  • issues
  • Brings together the leading authorities working in the field of male reproduction and sexual health and how the environment affects these issues. (elsevier.com)
  • Population
  • Men have been neglected as a target population for sexual and reproductive health services. (guttmacher.org)
  • A significant segment of the population aged 15-24 year constitutes about 19% of the total population, and a large cohort of adolescent and youth population will be entering their reproductive age in coming years. (thedailystar.net)
  • As a significant segment of population is entering into adult life every year, they need adequate, comprehensive and sustainable policy support and strategic direction to capitalize on them so that they develop life skill and acquire required information for sound sexual and reproductive health for at present and in near future. (thedailystar.net)
  • In fact this group of population in Bangladesh are poorly informed about their sexual and reproductive rights, their rights for their active participation and meaningful engagement in planning and implementation of programs targeted for them. (thedailystar.net)
  • Among
  • Levels of unmet need for services among men engaging in sexual risk behaviors were substantial (32-63%).The odds of having received nontesticular services were elevated among men who were nonwhite and older, engaged in sexual risk behaviors, had had a physical exam and had public health insurance. (guttmacher.org)
  • The need for more accessible sexual and reproductive health services for men is demonstrated by the fact that although condom use has increased during the past two decades, levels of unprotected sex and other sexual risk behaviors among men remain high. (guttmacher.org)
  • The impact of this often spreads further than the individual, affecting change among peers, sexual partners, families and households . (aidsalliance.org)
  • Further, sexual relationship among adolescents is not limited to marital bondage. (thedailystar.net)
  • young people
  • That's why it's critical that young people have unconstrained access to comprehensive sexual and reproductive health (SRH) information and services. (adolescenthealth.org)
  • It also means empowering young people to know and exercise their rights - including the right to delay marriage and the right to refuse unwanted sexual advances. (unfpa.org)
  • UNFPA partners with other UN agencies and with governments, civil society, young people and youth-serving organizations to actively promote and protect the sexual and reproductive health and human rights of adolescents. (unfpa.org)