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State of the World's Midwifery 2014

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The State of the World’s Midwifery (SoWMy) 2014 presents findings on midwifery from 73 low and middle- income countries. The report shows the progress and trends that have taken place since the inaugural 2011 edition, and also identifies the barriers and challenges to future progress. It focuses on the urgent need to improve the availability, accessibility, acceptability and quality of midwifery services. 

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Realizing the Potential

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This annual report summarizes the 2013 programmes, objectives and initiatives achieved, both globally and regionally, in 2013. UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, worked with 159 countries, territories and other areas in 2013 to help deliver a world where every pregnancy is wanted, every childbirth is safe and every young person’s potential is fulfilled. Backed by $976.8 million in support from donor governments, partner organizations, foundations and individuals in 2013, UNFPA delivered results in the seven main programming areas of the organization’s Strategic Plan for 2008–2013. 

 

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Reducing Sexual Risk Behaviour Among Young People: A Training Toolkit for Curriculum Developers

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The overall goal of this training is to reduce HIV transmission, the transmission of other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and unintended pregnancy among young people. 

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State of World Population 2014

State of World Population Report

Young people matter. They matter because an unprecedented 1.8 billion youth are alive today, and because they are the shapers and leaders of our global future.

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ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Review Report

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The ICPD Beyond 2014 Global Report is the culmination of a landmark UN review and is the first truly global review of progress, gaps, challenges and emerging issues in relation to the landmark International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD), held in Cairo in 1994. The findings provide compelling evidence strongly reinforcing the ground-breaking focus of the Cairo Programme of Action, placing human rights and individual dignity at the heart of development. 

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The Swaziland Linking HIV and SRH Programme Best Practice Series

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This booklet is a compilation of a Swaziland Best Practice in integrated SRH and HIV services, using the integration of family planning (FP) into antiretroviral therapy (ART) services as an entry point. Siphofaneni Clinic is one of five SRH and HIV facilities in Swaziland selected as Centres of Excellence, which are being strengthened to serve as models for integrated, interlinked SRH and HIV services. 

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SRH & HIV Linkages Compendium

SRH & HIV Linkages Compendium

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This Compendium is built around the different themes in the theory of change and includes a focused set of indicators and related assessment tools that have direct and indirect relevance to tracking the links between SRH and HIV programmes at national and sub-national levels.

 

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Organisation of African First Ladies Against HIV/AIDS OAFLA Members Directory 2013-2014

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Sponsored by UNFPA, this is the second OAFLA Directory, which features profiles of African First Ladies and their activities in their respective countries. It serves as a communication tool for OAFLA member countries and acts as an experience sharing forum among members, featuring not only their successes and best practices but also their challenges in implementing OAFLA activities. 

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Impact 2012

Annual Report

Cameroon Country Office's 2012 Annual Report, IMPACT, highlights its engagements through building capacity, delivering innovative programmes and shaping policies; its achievements from the previous Country Programme cycle, and outlines the strategic challenges and opportunities under the new Country Programme. It also reflects  on the demographic bonus in Cameroon. 

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CARMMA 2013

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Since CARMMA, the Campaign on Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Africa was launched in 2009, 37 African countries have launched the initiative and more are preparing to do so. Continentally, the campaign has made tremendous progress since those early days, with several countries adopting National Road Maps and developing Strategic Health Development Plans. Following on from the CARMMA report published in 2012, this latest edition provides an update on the maternal mortality rate in the countries that have implemented CARMMA and the steps that are being taken to rectify high maternal mortality ratios. 

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