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RAWSA MENA – Call for applications for focal points to represent RAWSA MENA

RAWSA MENA are officially launching today the call for candidates for the focal points who will represent the organisation in the MENA region. Please share this with your respective networks and with anyone corresponding to the targeted profile who might ...

ALGERIA – At least 20 more people arrested related to illegal abortions so far this year

This week, we were sent a list of news articles published in Algerian media that add information to the article we published in the Campaign newsletter of 17 June 2020, which was about three providers of clandestine abortion and a ...

ACCOUNTABILITY & POWER – When accountability meets power: realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights

This paper addresses a critical concern in realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights through policies and programs – the relationship between power and accountability. We examine accountability strategies for sexual and reproductive health and rights through the lens of ...

COVID-19 IN SEMEN/BODY FLUIDS

Selected articles on Covid-19 transmission, covering the clinical characteristics and results of semen tests among men with Covid-19 (JAMA Network) and evidence and practical experience that body fluids may contribute to Covid-19 transmission (Chinese Medicine) ...

COVID-19 IN THE AIR – Is Covid-19 airborne? Questions abound – but here’s what we know

Ars Technica, by Beth Mole, 9 July 2020 “A debate has erupted among researchers over the potential for the pandemic coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, to spread through the air and – if it does so often enough – what to do about ...

WHO & COVID-19 – The Health Transformation Army: the history of the World Health Organization

This is a brilliant piece of journalism about the World Health Organization and its dealings with its members, especially the USA and China, over Covid-19. It opens by describing what happened at the World Health Assembly in May 2020, when ...