Organized by Youth Tech Health YTH Live 2020 August 3-5, 2020 RSVP YTH Live Virtual is a youth-led health and wellness conference that brings together people who are passionate about, and work at the intersection of, youth, health and technology. Brought to you by ETR, YTH Live showcases the brightest minds, innovative technology and cutting-edge research to…

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Organized by the Graduate Institute of Geneva, Global Health Centre Covid-19 and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Crisis or Opportunity? June 30, 2020 RSVP From shortages of contraceptive supplies, to increases in sexual violence, to mothers being forced to deliver their children without support, the spread of Covid-19 and quarantine measures have had a…

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Organized by Advocates for Youth, amfAR, the Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE), The National LGTBQ Task Force, and URGE: Unite for Reproductive and Gender Equity Decriminalizing Bodies, Liberating Communities The 2020 Intern Summer Series on Sexual and Reproductive Health, Rights and Justice June 25-August 6, 2020 RSVP Welcome to Decriminalizing Bodies, Liberating Communities:…

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Organized by Center for Global Development Safeguarding Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health during the COVID-19 Pandemic June 3, 2020 RSVP Around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic threatens access to sexual and reproductive health, including contraceptive services, for women and girls who are disproportionately affected by the crisis in a myriad of ways. Alongside broader health…

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The speakers talked about a society with an AIDS epidemic driven by a devaluation of girls and women, young people denied evidence-based sex education, parents in denial about their children’s behavior and religious leaders who sometimes do more harm than good. They were talking about sub-Saharan Africa. And they were also talking about the District…

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BERLIN, Germany – Four hundred delegates from 130 countries released a final version of the “Berlin Call to Action” this morning after two days of discussion at the NGO Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Development that is following up on the historic International Conference on Population & Development held in Cairo, Egypt 15…

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BERLIN, Germany – Spirited discussion around the “Berlin Call to Action” now being drafted at this NGO Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Development is heating up. It seems that the debate on the extent to which Millennium Development Goal (MDG) advocacy language should be incorporated into the ICPD sexual and reproductive health framework…

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BERLIN, Germany – At the first plenary session this morning, here at the NGO Forum on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Development observing the 15th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development, a speaker who participated in ICPD in Cairo in 1992 recalled how the stars had aligned that year and for the two…

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ROME, Italy — The non-governmental organizations who have come to Italy to look after the poor a the G-8 Summit of the eight richest countries of the world have carved out a space on the agenda for global health. The group, dominated by European NGOs, met on Monday to prepare and strategize for the Summit,…

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