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New Ibero-American Network of Sexual Health and Reproductive Health Professionals (REDISSER)

REDISSER originates from prioritizing the importance of networking, with the objective of strengthening and supporting the commitment of all, the defense of Sexual Rights and Reproductive Rights, facilitation of access and equity to these rights in our countries; this highlighting the value existing in the...

15 October, 2019

Controversial aspects of copper bearing IUDs provision – Survey

Dear Colleague, Copper containing intrauterine devices (IUDs) are one of the most effective non-hormonal method of contraception. However, different views and clinical practices still prevent using this method by many women who have no real medical contraindications. In an attempt to identify controversial aspects of...

15 October, 2019

WHO is seeking your feedback to develop a population-representative sexual health survey instrument

Are you a sexual/reproductive health researcher or advocate? Passionate about sexual health in practice or research? The WHO and partners need your feedback on a survey instrument assessing sexual practices, behaviours, and outcomes worldwide. Background To date, there is no standard, globally-agreed upon instrument to...

14 October, 2019

Editorial by Petra De Sutter on the ESC Position Paper on SRHR

Editorial in The European Journal of Contraception & Reproductive Health Care by Petra De Sutter, EPF President, about the ESC Position Paper (Madrid Declaration) on SRHR: The ESC Madrid Declaration: promoting evidence-based SRHR policies with respect for human rights This paper is an important contribution...

26 September, 2019

ESC Position Paper on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

The ESC has produced a Position Paper on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights on the occasion of World Contraception Day 2019 and launched at an event organised by the Spanish Society of Contraception in Madrid. The ESC is keen to participate in improving sexual...

26 September, 2019

Manifesto World Contraception Day 2019

The Spanish Society of Contraception produced a ‘Manifest’ at the occasion of World Contraception Day 2019: “Ten years have gone by, and there’s still so much to do!” We have paid particular attention to the younger generation for the past decade, their affective-sexual education, the...

25 September, 2019