MMS Bulletin #138 September 2016
Applying Human Rights to Sexual and Reproductive Health - a Reality for All?
Sexual and reproductive health is a fundamental human right. At this year’s MMS/aidsfocus.ch conference we addressed the issues of human rights to sexual and reproductive health. There is a renewed push for sexual and reproductive health and rights due to the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 193 UN-member states. Safeguarding sexual and reproductive health and rights of women and men contributes significantly to achieving the global goals for sustainable development. The new issue of the MMS bulletin unites presentations of this year’s MMS/aidsfocus.ch conference and reflects on the human rights based approach to sexual and reproductive health programming.Read more
WOMEN DELIVER … and so much more than babies
Med in CH #7, June 2016
MMS Gender equality, abortion, child marriage, quality of maternal care, violence against women and investment in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, new technology and innovative solutions were just some of the topics discussed at ...
Access to health in fragile contexts
Presentations of the Swiss Red Cross and Cordaid
MMS It is a difficult task to implement health programmes in environments where the health systems are already weak and threatened by a wide range of political and social conflicts. Working in such fragile contexts demands a sensitive approach ...