Corona is a global health crisis that affects everyone. It affects us in our daily lives and has a major impact on our individual functioning. We depend on experts and crisis teams, and politicians to implement adapted laws and regulations. This leads to measures that contribute to curbing the crisis (flatten the curve), but unfortunately there are also a negative spin-offs.
Rigid gender norms have negative effects on both girls and boys, and inhibit Indonesia from fully benefiting from its economic growth potential, also known as the demographic dividend. These are key results from the Global Early Adolescent Study (GEAS) and the Youth Voices Research conducted in Indonesia as part of the pioneering research and advocacy programme, Explore4Action.
Across four countries, Prevention+ engages with men and boys, as well as women, to end gender-based violence (GBV). In Western Uganda, partner organisation Reproductive Health Uganda works with local communities towards our shared goal of violence-free societies.
This week the Prevention+ global partnership, committed to addressing the root causes of GBV, came together in Kigali for their annual ‘taking stock’ meeting. It was an opportunity to critically assess how far we have collectively come, and how far we still must go to help create a world without GBV and where healthy, respectful and equal relationships are the norm.
@Rutgers_INTL School closings and lockdowns disproprotionately impact young people and their #SRHR. Today, @Noorimran_ urged Memb… https://t.co/eyyG1PrzKS
@Rutgers_INTL #GetUpSpeakOut Youth Country Coordinator @Fmairah1 shares the story of how she got her position at @SRHRAllianceUg. https://t.co/g9JNJrAlly
@Rutgers_INTL RT @C2030Europe: We are calling on donors to further strengthen their support, including to redress the longer-term impacts of #COVID19, in…
@Rutgers_INTL RT @UNFPA: #DidYouKnow Every day, hundreds of thousands of girls are physically or psychologically harmed with the full consent of their fa…
@Rutgers_INTL RT @YouthSrhr: Great doing an Instagram live session for @Rutgers_INTL just now, together with @KittyvdHeijden, a true SRHR and gender equa…
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