Best Practice in SRH HIV: Engaging with the media in Sri Lanka

Best Practice in SRH HIV: Engaging with the media in Sri Lanka

Sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR) are integral to the attainment of human rights and to an effective response to HIV. New research from IPPF details success from the SRH and HIV program in South Asia, where the innovative use

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NarayaniSevaSanstan: Growing the Organisation to include SRH HIV Integration

NarayaniSevaSanstan: Growing the Organisation to include SRH HIV Integration

Indian civil society organisation, NarayaniSevaSanstan uses capacity development to enhance integration at the organisational policy, service, and delivery level. NarayaniSevaSanstan is a civil society group based in Bihar, India, working on health and rights for people in the region. The

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From Learning to Action: Capacity building with Indian CSOs

From Learning to Action: Capacity building with Indian CSOs

Mumbai group Aarju Foundation turns learning into action to improve sexual reproductive health and HIV services for MSM. As part of the Momentum for Integration project in South Asia, civil society organisations (CSOs) have been supported to strengthen their capacity

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Engaging Communities to Integrate SRH and HIV: Malawi showcases effective integration

Engaging Communities to Integrate SRH and HIV: Malawi showcases effective integration

Community engagement in Malawi has helped integrate HIV and SRH, with positive results. The SRHR and HIV Linkages Project is an ambitious five-year initiative to decrease maternal mortality, reduce HIV transmission, and improve sexual and reproductive health and rights in

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The need to better meet the Family Planning needs of women living with HIV in Kenya and Swaziland

The need to better meet the Family Planning needs of women living with HIV in Kenya and Swaziland

Women living with HIV in Swaziland and Kenya want to manage the number and spacing of their children, but many experience unintended or mistimed pregnancies. New research suggests there needs to be a specific focus on improving access to long-acting contraception

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Iranian Midwives Build Momentum for Sexual Reproductive Health and HIV Integration

Iranian Midwives Build Momentum for Sexual Reproductive Health and HIV Integration

An advocacy case study from Iran: Leveraging existing members of Iran’s Scientific Association of Midwifery to integrate sexual reproductive health and HIV. Midwives in Iran have been showcased in a new report from IPPF South Asia and the European Union.

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Launch of the “Minimum standards for the integration of HIV and Sexual Reproductive Health in the SADC Region”

Launch of the “Minimum standards for the integration of HIV and Sexual Reproductive Health in the SADC Region”

At the 18th International Conference on AIDS and STIs in Africa (ICASA) the Minimum standards for the integration of HIV and Sexual Reproductive Health in the SADC Region were launched by the Senator Sibongile Ndlela-Simelane, Honourable Minister of Health for Swaziland, and

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What effect does SRH HIV integration have on postnatal care?

What effect does SRH HIV integration have on postnatal care?

Integrating SRH and HIV services has many benefits. New research suggests integration can also have a positive impact on postnatal care by improving the quality of client-provider consultation sessions. In sub-Saharan Africa, many recently pregnant women want to delay or

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One Nurse, One Patient, One Room…

One Nurse, One Patient, One Room…

The organization of services using the ‘one nurse, one patient, one room’ model has the potential to improve nurse productivity 2.5 times, reduce patient waiting times by half, and reduce stigma and discrimination. Namibia’s Permanent Secretary of Health has endorsed

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Swazi clients prefer integrated SRH and HIV services

Swazi clients prefer integrated SRH and HIV services

A client and provider satisfaction survey finds that the vast majority of clients preferred a ‘one-stop shop’ model of integration. Since 2011, Swaziland has been part of the SRHR and HIV Linkages project to strengthen the linkages between sexual reproductive

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