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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

Scientific Highlight – 16th ESC Congress

Petra De Sutter, Belgium Prof. Petra De Sutter is a Belgian Member of the European Parliament for the Flemish Green party and chair of the European Parliamentary Forum for Sexual and Reproductive Rights. She is a professor in gynecology, specialized in infertility treatment. Throughout her political...

19 September, 2019

ESC Granted projects 2019

Menstrual health and period poverty among young people who menstruate in the Barcelona metropolitan area (Spain) Applicant: Laura Medina-Perucha (Spain) Women’s opinions and experience of undergoing an ultrasound scan for gestational age before early medical abortion Applicant: Patricia Lohr (UK) Efficacy of Very Early Medical...

27 August, 2019