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Published in 2018
Source: Guttmacher Institute
This fact sheet summarizes the findings of a study titled Unintended Pregnancy and Abortion in India, which provides the first comprehensive estimates of the incidence of abortion and unintended pregnancy and of the provision of induced abortion and postabortion services in Assam, Bihar, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu.
Source: Guttmacher Institute
This fact sheet presents estimates for 2017 of the contraceptive, maternal and newborn health care needs of women in developing regions, critical gaps in service coverage, and the costs and benefits of fully meeting these needs.
This factsheet outlines the needs of adolescents for abortion services in developing countries. It highlights the incidence of abortion, the provision of abortion services, access to post-abortion care and the barriers to accessing these services. The factsheet concluded with a list of implications on policy and programmes which includes the need to be sensitive towards […]
Source: Advocates for Youth
This factsheet highlights the need for safe abortion for adolescents in the United States. It presents the facts on the incidences of abortion, the characteristics of safe and unsafe abortion, as well as the reasons women seek abortion services. A list of recommended actions is provided to reduce unintended pregnancy and abortion and this include […]
Source: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
This 2-page fact sheet highlights the effect of environment on women in particular poor women who are the more vulnerable by longstanding inequalities that silence their voices and neglect their needs. Thus it is important to identify and address women’s needs, as well as promoting women as decision makers, which are critical elements to ensure […]
Source: United Nations Human Rights
This 2-page fact sheet by United Nations Human Rights (UNHR) outlines reports on homophobic and transphobic violence in all regions of the world, ranging from aggressive, sustained psychological bullying to physical assault, torture, kidnapping and targeted killings. Sexual violence has also been widely reported, including so-called “corrective” or “punitive” rape, in which men rape women […]
Source: Plan International
This fact sheet highlights specifically on girls’ rights and that millions of girls continue to struggle to claim their rights. Despite the existence of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and Convention for the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), international law overlooks girls, effectively rendering them invisible. Rarely […]
Source: International Organisation for Migration (IOM)
This fact sheet outlines the rural women on the move, with the migration of the rural women being perceived as a family survival strategy among others. The mixed impacts arising from the migration of rural women are highlighted. Rural women migrants, depending on the context of their migration, may gain more autonomy by improving their […]
Source: Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH
This publication outlines general measures and steps to action by GIZ that have proven to have a particularly positive impact on gender equality in agriculture and rural development. The measures are explored in more detail in a series of fact sheets on relevant themes, such as rural extension services, access to land, food & nutrition […]
Published in 2017
This fact sheet outlines the trends of sexual and reproductive health from 1991 – 2012 in the Asia Pacific region, with the policy recommendations to move forward.