Beyond the tip of the iceberg: sexual violence in Belgium
The first representative gender and age-sensitive study on sexual violence in Belgium – UN-MENAMAIS, Understanding the Mechanisms, Nature, Magnitude and Impact of Sexual Violence in Belgium – shows that sexual violence is widespread in Belgium. Researchers from Ghent University, the...
Sexual violence occurs in people of all genders, sexual orientations, ethnic backgrounds and all ages. It also has a major impact on people’s mental health. The study found a link with depression, anxiety, PTSD and suicide attempts. You can watch the full presentation of the results here.
2019 operating grant for adolescent contraception concludes with policy research in Uganda
The partners organised two stakeholder consultation meetings with approx. 60 people at the Ugandan Ministry of Health. The partners received feedback on their preliminary analysis of Ugandan laws and policies. Data from an additional fifteen key informant interviews conducted during...
Belgian survey on Health, Sexuality and Well-being
Call for participants for in-depth interviews
The Academic Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Policy is officially launched
The Academic Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Policy was officially launched in the presence of Secretary of State for Scientific Policy Dr Elke Sleurs, Dr Moazzam Ali of the Human Reproduction Programme (WHO), Director UNFPA Brussels Mrs...