Clinical Update: Changes to the World Health Organization guideline on hormonal contraceptive eligibility for women at high risk of HIV: South African perspective and response

Article from The South African Medical Journal. Please read the article below, for full abstract a link is provided and a pdf document. Clinical Update: Changes to the World Health Organization guideline on hormonal contraceptive eligibility for women at high risk of HIV: South African perspective and response Z Nene, G J Hofmeyr, M Patel, […]

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Abortion counselling in South Africa: A step-by-step guide for providers

Abortion counselling in South Africa: A step-by-step guide for providers – CRITICAL STUDIES IN SEXUALITIES AND REPRODUCTION RESEARCH UNIT These guidelines were developed by the Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction (CSSR) research unit of Rhodes University and the Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition (SRJC). This step-by-step guide is based on research conducted by the […]

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Abortion counselling in South Africa: A step-by-step guide for providers

CRITICAL STUDIES IN SEXUALITIES AND REPRODUCTION RESEARCH UNIT Abortion counselling in South Africa: A step-by-step guide for providers These guidelines were developed by the Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction (CSSR) research unit of Rhodes University and the Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition (SRJC). This step-by-step guide is based on research conducted by the CSSR […]

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ARJ conference media coverage

The Department of Social Development (DSD), in partnership with the Critical Studies in Sexualities and Reproduction Research Programme, Rhodes University, the Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition and the International Campaign for Women’s Right to Safe Abortion officially opened the international conference titled Abortion and Reproductive Justice: The Unfinished Revolution III in Grahamstown. To learn more […]

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Unconscionable: Health workers’ right to refuse abortions vs women’s right to choose

South Africa‘s Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act legalises voluntary abortion at different stages of pregnancy. Although viewed as a generally liberal law, the Act has not effectively enabled broad and consistent access for women seeking to terminate their pregnancies. One of the reasons has been some health providers’ and facilities’ refusal to treat women […]

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