Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Improving sexual and reproductive health and rights including HI/AIDS is key to improving the health situation of people in developing and emerging countries in the long term. Expanding sexual and reproductive health services and access to these services improves the health situation of women and expectant mothers, newborn babies and children. Bolstering sexual and reproductive health lays the foundation for social and economic development by societies. (Photo: DFID-UK Department for International Development/flickr)

Mar 22, 2018 / Auditorium Ivan Pictet Maison de la paix, Geneva

The humanitarian #MeToo moment- where do we go from here?

Organised in partnership with IRIN News

Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies There has been much discussion recently around sexual abuse in the humanitarian sector following the widely reported scandal at Oxfam UK in Haiti. But beyond ...

Mar 08, 2018

HIV in sub-Sahara Africa: Testing and Treatment Start at Home Improves Therapy Outcome

Lesotho | Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institut (Swiss TPH)

Swiss TPH Home-based HIV testing and prompt treatment with antiretroviral therapy increases the number of patients under treatment as well as treatment success. This is ...

Mar 05, 2018

How formula milk firms target mothers who can least afford it

Guardian/Save the Children investigation in deprived areas of Philippines finds companies flouting international code

The Guardian "Formula milk companies are continuing to use aggressive, clandestine and often illegal methods to target mothers in the poorest parts of the world to ...

Mar 05, 2018

Bericht des Bundesrats und Expert_innenbericht Sexualaufklärung in der Schweiz


Switzerland | SEXUAL HEALTH Switzerland

Sexuelle Gesundheit Schweiz Der Bundesrat hat am 21. Februar den Expert_innenbericht Sexualaufklärung in der Schweiz angenommen. Der Bericht ist in Erfüllung eines Postulats im ...

Apr 11, 2018 / Centre International de Conférences, Genève

Technology for Maternal, Newborn and Child Care: Can we rely on it for the future?

Geneva Health Forum, Mercredi 11 Avril, de 16h à 17h30

Enfants du Monde (EdM) Enfants du Monde and the Geneva University Hospitals: In a world in which internet access and possession of mobile technologies is rapidly becoming ...

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