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#ConfinedbyCovid: women and girls, HIV and SRHR. The challenges, the responses, and calls to action

On January 27 2021, ITPC, Salamander Trust and Making Waves held a webinar to talk about the findings of community-led research on the impact of Covid-19 on women and girls living with and affected by HIV, including the impact on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Four of the researchers, Joyce Ouma (Kenya), Jacquelyne Alesi … Continue reading #ConfinedbyCovid: women and girls, HIV and SRHR. The challenges, the responses, and calls to action

Obstetric violence, respectful maternity care, and women and adolescent girls living with HIV – Upholding our SRHR as essential during COVID-19 and beyond

December 2020 by Making Waves The impact of COVID-19 on obstetric violence  COVID-19 has caused massive global upheaval, including to HIV and sexual and reproductive health services. Disruptions to maternity care services due to COVID-19 in low and middle-income countries over 6 months were predicted in early estimates to cause 12,200 – 56,700 additional maternal … Continue reading Obstetric violence, respectful maternity care, and women and adolescent girls living with HIV – Upholding our SRHR as essential during COVID-19 and beyond

#16daysofActivism2020

Today, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, we join with sisters and friends around the world to say – again – enough is enough. This #16DaysOfActivism, in this year of COVID-19, lockdowns, curfews and movement restrictions, violence against women and girls in all our diversities is a pandemic, and it … Continue reading #16daysofActivism2020