Global Early Adolescent Study results available for Belgium
In October the results of the Global Early Adolescent Study from participants in Flanders, Belgium, were presented. This international study, coordinated by John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the World Health Organization, investigates how gender norms influence the...
During the schoolyear 2018 -2019, ICRH researchers Prof. Kristien Michielsen and Sara De Meyer implemented a survey among 1008 students in the first grade of 23 schools with a high percentage of students living in vulnerable situations.
Some of the results:
- 0,8% of the boys and 7,6% of the girls had romantic feelings for someone of the same sex
- There is a not so much knowledge on sexuality.
- +/- 40 % of the adolescents has experience with flirting on social media.
First Lady of Benin visits ICRH
Today H.E. Claudine Talon, first lady of the Republic of Benin visited ICRH in Gent, Belgium.
Successful joint PhD of Nina Van Eekert
On Friday November 13th, Dr. Nina Van Eekert successfully defended her joint PhD at Antwerp University and at Ghent University
ICRH accepting expressions of interest for post doctoral Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowships
The International Centre for Reproductive Health (Department of Public Health & Primary Care, Ghent University, Belgium) invites expressions of interest for Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowship applications for the September 2019 deadline.