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Improving access and choice in reproductive health education and services

Jennifer Wesson

Improving access and choice in reproductive health education and services

PPASA in the South African urban slums : South Africa

by Jennifer Wesson

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Published by International Council on Management of Population Programmes in Ampang, Selangor, Malaysia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesPPASA in the South African urban slums
Statementby Jennifer Wesson
SeriesSeries on upscaling innovations in reproductive health -- no. 12
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 2011/00559 (R)
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 35, [1] p. :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25324388M
ISBN 109834042736
LC Control Number2012326752

CHOICES’ mission is to provide patient-centered medical care and champion sexual and reproductive rights. Our services are open to everyone. We offer adolescent reproductive health visits, adoption referrals, colposcopies, fertility assistance (including artificial inseminations), HIV testing and referrals, reproductive health services for people living with HIV/AIDS, birth control, Gardasil.   The health system has an important role in the prevention of and response to violence against women and girls by ensuring access to timely, effective, and affordable health services for women and girls who are victims of violence, particularly sexual and reproductive health services. Sexual and reproductive health, adolescent health, and Cited by:

  The application is designed as a tool to address maternal mortality and reproductive health amongst rural poor women in Cameroon, by increasing Author: Grand Challenges Canada.   Despite various international efforts initiated to improve maternal health, more than half a million women worldwide die each year as a result of complications arising from pregnancy and childbirth. This research was guided by the following questions: 1) How does women's autonomy influence the choice of place of delivery in resource-poor urban settings?Cited by:

Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health enables concerned physicians to take a more active and visible role in support of universal reproductive health care. Dedicated to ensuring that all people have the knowledge, equal access to quality services, and freedom of choice to make their own reproductive health care decisions. PRCH. In South Africa, the complex relationship between progressive laws and unmet need offers unique opportunities and challenges. South African law guarantees access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services and death from unsafe abortion has declined by more than 90% since the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act was passed in


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