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This report is intended to inform advocates and decision makers about how to support the sexual reproductive rights of young people around the world. It argues that comprehensive sexuality education is critical for young people to realize their rights.
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Reaching Out is a biannual donor newsletter. In this edition, you’ll hear from Giselle Carino, IPPF/WHR's new Regional Director, about her journey as an advocate, and the power and promise of social activism. You will also learn why one supporter, Bill Villafranco, fights for gender equality...Read more
Earlier this year, we travelled to Honduras to visit our local partner Ashonplafa. This trip highlighted the importance of strong partnerships at the local and regional levels. IPPF/WHR strengthens Ashonplafa’s efforts by sharing best practices and lessons-learned, providing technical support,...Read more
Reaching Out is a biannual newsletter we send to our donors. In this edition, IPPF/WHR Regional Director Carmen Barroso reflects on her experience working for sexual and reproductive rights and health in Latin America and the Caribbean. You’ll also hear from longtime donor Paul Lonac on...Read more
This publication details the progress of Latin American and Caribbean governments in implementing the commitments agreed upon in the Ministerial Declaration "Preventing Through Education." That historic agreement was signed by Ministries of Health and Education in Latin America and the Caribbean...Read more
We are pleased to share highlights of our work across the Americas and Caribbean in 2014. Hear one woman's story of her abortion in Uruguay,...Read more
Despite a marked economic growth in Latin America in recent years, public health spending is still insufficient, and is far below the world average. In addition, official development assistance (ODA) to the region has been reduced, especially in the health sector. The result of the reduction in...Read more
On a recent trip to Haiti, we got to know some of the local leaders at Profamil and the communities they serve. In this report, you will read about the challenges they face and the incredible progress they are making every day. They have themselves to thank for driving
Reaching Out is a biannual newsletter we send to our donors. In this edition, you’ll hear from our one of our supporters, Sandy Wynne, about her experience visiting our local partner in the Dominican Republic. You will also learn about how the youth network in Bolivia is shaping the...Read more