ICRH at the International Conference on Population and Development+25, 12-14 November 2019, Nairobi, Kenya
25 years after the ICPD conference in Cairo, where 179 governments adopted a landmark Program of Action to empower women and girls, the Nairobi summit ICPD +25 aimed to mobilize political will and financial commitments centered on eliminating preventable maternal...
ICRH participated actively in the conference where the delegation interacted and exchanged ideas with like-minded partners and also facilitated side events focused on identifying the role of researchers in promoting and translating sexual and reproductive health research and evidence into policy. This workshop was done in collaboration with Aga Khan University and other stakeholders. The team also facilitated a workshop focused on integrating mental health care into sexual and reproductive health service provision in humanitarian contexts.
Marleen Temmerman appointed as WHO Director of the Department of Reproductive Health and Research
From October 2012 on, ICRH’s founder, driving force and director Prof. Marleen Temmerman will take up a position as director of the Department of Reproductive Health and Research. As a consequence of this high-level appointment, which she considers as ‘a...
Seminar HIV and age-mixing Antwerp
A seminar on age-mixing patterns, associated sexual risk behaviours and HIV transmission March 1st in Antwerp, Belgium