Searching with a thematic focus on Sexual & reproductive health

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    Advancing reproductive health rights

    Institute of Development Studies UK, 2016
    Civil society monitoring and advocacy that is vertically integrated across different levels of action is one strategy for seeking government accountability. This case study summary is one of a set of seven from the Philippines. Each discusses a civil society campaign in a different sector, and draws out lessons for vertical integration.
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    Teenage childbearing and educational attainment in South Africa

    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 2012
    Teenage childbearing and attainment at school in South Africa are investigated using nationally-representative data from the National Income Dynamics Study. The analysis focuses on the outcomes by 2010 of a panel of 673 childless young women aged 15–18 in 2008.
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    A community-­driven approach to reducing teenage pregnancy in Sierra Leone: midline evaluation brief

    Save the Children Fund, 2014
    Preliminary evidence from a 2009 global evidence review suggested that community-based child protection mechanisms are likely to be more effective and sustainable if they are linked with formal aspects of the child protection system.
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    Every last girl: free to live, free to learn, free from harm

    Save the Children Fund, 2016
    More than 700 million women in the world today were married before their 18th birthday and one in three of those women was married before age 15. Child marriage can trigger a cycle of disadvantage across every part of a girl’s life.
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    Meeting the need, fulfilling the promise: youth and long-acting reversible contraceptives

    Population Reference Bureau, 2016
    The highest proportion of young people today - 89 percent - live in developing countries. In some sub-Saharan African countries, where fertility remains high, we can expect growing cohorts of children and youth, unless fertility needs can be met.
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    Interlinkages between climate change and sexual and reproductive health

    Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women, 2016
    Reviewing the Nepalese government's climate change policy showed that the government do not have any policies addressing the linkages between climate change and sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR).
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    Cost of abortions in Zambia: A comparison of safe abortion and post abortion care

    Global Public Health, 2015
    Unsafe abortion is a significant but preventable cause of maternal mortality. Although induced abortion has been legal in Zambia since 1972, many women still face logistical, financial, social, and legal obstacles to access safe abortion services, and undergo unsafe abortion instead.
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    Pregnancy termination trajectories in Zambia

    International Union for the Scientific Study of Population, 2014
    Unsafe abortion is a significant, but preventable cause of maternal mortality in Zambia. The authors compared the trajectories of women seeking safe abortion with those receiving care following unsafe abortion. They interviewed women accessing care in a large government hospital about their experiences.
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    Wize Up - Your Decision Your Life Booklet

    Lusweti Institute for Health Development Communication, 2016
    This booklet was produced as part of the Wize up, Your Decision Your Life campaign in Swaziland, which challenges young people to take control of their health and start thinking and talking about their sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) (see Related Summaries below for more information on the campaign).
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    Audience reception and evaluation study for Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights (SRHR ) Communication Program in Malawi, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe

    Soul Beat, 2014
    Soul City is coordinating the implementation of a program on sexual and reproductive health rights (SRHR) among youths and key populations in Southern Africa.