Family Planning Findings for Performance Monitoring for Action Round One Released
The dissemination event was attended by over 80 invited guests from the National and County governments, FP partners, donors, multilateral agencies, civil society, media and private sector organizations. This was a strategic opportunity to update the partners on the annual...
PhD defense by Ms Elizabeth Kemigisha
March 12th PhD student from Uganda Ms Elizabeth Kemigisha is defending her PhD at Ghent University Elizabeth Kemigisha is PhD student at Ghent University and paediatrician and lecturer at Mbarara University of Science and Technology (South Western Uganda).
Marleen Temmerman honoured with a Fellowship honoris causa of the by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
The honorary award is in recognition of Prof Marleen’s highest level of dedication and achievement towards the advancement of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and the development of women’s healthcare in Kenya and the region.
Sexual and gender-based violence Sensitization Workshop with media persons
ICRH Kenya currently implements a project aimed at increasing awareness on Sexual and gender-based violence, funded by the AmplifyChange project.
Prof. Ines Keygnaert wins Lucien De Coninck 2020 Prize
The Lucien De Coninck Prize is a prize that is awarded every two years. It goes to the person who combines high-quality scientific research with humanistic and liberal inspired social engagement.
The International Centre for Reproductive Health is 25 years old!
Twenty five years ago the International Centre of Reproductive Health (ICRH) was founded by Professor Marleen Temmerman, as a response to the International Conference on Population and Development in Cairo in 1994. It was established first at Ghent University, but...
Seasons' greetings from the Chair Prof. Dr. Marleen Temmerman
2019 will be remembered as the year of the Nairobi Summit ICPD+25, marking the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD).
Strengthening access to safe abortion services in Mozambique
Unsafe abortion is a major cause of maternal mortality in Mozambique, and in 2014 the country liberalised its law in relation to abortion, significantly increasing the conditions under which it is legal to obtain a safe abortion. However, in practice...
Applications for Summer Schools 'Health & Migration' and ‘Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights’ are open
The Summer Schools 'Health & Migration' ‘Sexual & Reproductive Health & Rights’ will take place 5-16th of July 2020 in the vibrant City of Ghent, Belgium. Registrations are open for bachelor and master students from all around the world who...
PhD defense Michelle Gill
Dr. Michelle Gill successfully defended her PhD at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of UGent