Reproductive health

Reproductive health

Globalization, health sector reform, gender and reproductive health

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English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Publisher: 
Ford Foundation
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Explores how changes in macro-economic and social policies affect women’s reproductive health and rights. Looks at the gender dimensions of sector-wide approaches and health sector reforms.

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ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 9568040048
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Includes bibliographical references.

Guttmacher Institute

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Publisher

Forms an organization focused on sexual and reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education. Publishes "Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health," "International Family Planning Perspectives," "The Guttmacher Report on Public Policy" and special reports on topics pertaining to sexual and reproductive health and rights. Works to protect the reproductive choices of all women and men in the United States and throughout the world and to support their ability to obtain the information and services needed to achieve their full human rights, safeguard their health and exercise their individual responsibilities in regard to sexual behavior and relationships, reproduction and family formation.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-296-4012
Email Address: 
info@guttmacher.org
Fax Number: 
202-223-5756
Street Address: 
21st Fl 120 Wall St
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10005
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Multiple Fax found: "202-223-5756 and 212-248-1951" Multiple Primary found: "202-296-4012 and 212-248-1111" Found multiple addresses: -- street: "21st Fl 120 Wall St" -- street2: "" -- city: "New York" -- province: "New York" -- postalcode: "10005" -- country: "United States Of America" Found multiple addresses: -- street: "700-1301 Connecticut Ave NW" -- street2: "" -- city: "Washington" -- province: "District of Columbia" -- postalcode: "20036" -- country: "United States Of America"

Global Reproductive Health Forum

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Research
Advocacy
Policy development

Forms an organization that aims to encourage the proliferation of critical, democratic discussions about reproductive health, rights, and gender on the net. Site provides links to resources, global discussions, and forums.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(617) 432-1232
Email Address: 
mozolins@hsph.harvard.edu
Street Address: 
Harvard School of Public Health Department of Population and International Health 665 Huntington Avenue
City: 
Boston
Province: 
Masachusetts
Postal/ZIP Code: 
02115
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url (http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/Organizations/healthnet/) does not appear valid, changed to current link

Q Web

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Swedish
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Forms a worldwide network for exchange of knowledge, experience and ideas on women's health and gender issues. Documents projects on women's empowerment and health in Sweden and world-wide with focus on developing countries. Disseminates information on ongoing local and global activities on gender and health. Enhances contacts for short and long term exchange, interaction and co-operation.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+46-8-56228800
Email Address: 
louno@kvinnoforum.se
Fax Number: 
+46-8-56228820
Street Address: 
Kvinnoforum, Karlbergsvägen 77 - SE- 113 35
City: 
Stockholm
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S-113 38

Women's Health Matters

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English
Media Type: 
Online
En Ligne
Publisher: 
Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Offers consumer information, news, and research findings on women's health, diseases, and lifestyle trends.

EngenderHealth

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Consulting
Community education/development
Advocacy

Forms an organization that works worldwide to improve the lives of individuals by making reproductive health services safe, available, and sustainable. Provides technical assistance, training, and information, with a focus on practical solutions that improve services where resources are scarce. Works in partnership with governments, institutions, and health care professionals.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(212) 561-8000
Email Address: 
info@engenderhealth.org
Fax Number: 
(212) 561-8067
Street Address: 
440 Ninth Avenue
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10001

International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy
Publisher

Forms an organization that works to ensure access to family planning and to address the range of sexual and reproductive health issues that affect the integral health of women, men and adolescents.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
212- 248-6400
Email Address: 
info@ippfwhr.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
212- 248-4221
Street Address: 
120 Wall Street, 9th Floor
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10005

Reproductive Health for Refugees Consortium

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English

Works to increase access to a range of quality, voluntary reproductive health services for refugees and displaced persons around the world.

Contact Info
Email Address: 
info@rhrc.org

International Center for Research on Women

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Research
Advocacy

Forms an organization that works to improve the lives of women in poverty,advance women's equality and human rights, and contribute to the broader economic and social well-being.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-797-0007
Email Address: 
info@icrw.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
202-797-0020
Street Address: 
302-1717 Massachusetts Ave NW
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20036

HERA action sheets

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
HERA: Health, Empowerment, Rights, and Accountability
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Examines topics as gender equality and equity, women's empowerment, and adolescents' sexual and reproductive rights and health.

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