This week IPPF/WHR is joining health advocates from around the world to celebrate every woman’s right to dignity, respect, and skilled healthcare on the second annual International Day for Maternal Health and Rights. Maternal health encompasses the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and...Read more
This week IPPF/WHR is joining health advocates from around the world to celebrate every woman’s right to dignity, respect, and skilled healthcare on the second annual International Day for Maternal Health and Rights. Maternal health encompasses the health of women during pregnancy, childbirth, and...Read more
Thanks to an initiative led by Fundación para la Salud del Adolescente (FUSA) in the context of the project Promoting Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in Argentina (supported by IPPF), a bilateral meeting took place on December 11th and 12th in Montevideo, Uruguay. This...Read more
Thanks to an initiative led by Fundación para la Salud del Adolescente (FUSA) in the context of the project Promoting Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in Argentina (supported by IPPF), a bilateral meeting took place on December 11th and 12th in Montevideo, Uruguay. This...Read more
In the documentary film Sister , Canadian director Brenda Davis explores the lives of three health workers living around the globe. She takes the viewer from Cambodia to Ethiopia to Haiti to provide insights into the maternal health situation of each country. The health care systems of these...Read more
In one of the most unequal regions in the world, those who are most in need of family planning, comprehensive sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health services are often living in the most remote and impoverished communities. That's why the staff and volunteers at INPPARES, our local...Read more
In one of the most unequal regions in the world, those who are most in need of family planning, comprehensive sexuality education and sexual and reproductive health services are often living in the most remote and impoverished communities. That's why the staff and volunteers at INPPARES, our local...Read more
As the fifth largest state of Mexico, Oaxaca is characterized by extreme geographic fragmentation. Located where the Eastern Sierra Madre and the Southern Sierra Madre come together, Oaxaca shares a common border with the states of Veracruz and Puebla (on the north), Chiapas (on the east), and...Read more
As the fifth largest state of Mexico, Oaxaca is characterized by extreme geographic fragmentation. Located where the Eastern Sierra Madre and the Southern Sierra Madre come together, Oaxaca shares a common border with the states of Veracruz and Puebla (on the north), Chiapas (on the east), and...Read more
In Arms Wide Open , Patricia Harman takes the reader on a fascinating journey of how she became a certified nurse-midwife. An honest and often poetic memoir, we move with Harman through several peace activist communes in rural America to a remote cabin in Minnesota, where she learns about natural...Read more