Call for RHL Contributors
Available in multiple languages, WHO’s Reproductive Health Library (RHL) is visited over 200,000 times a month by reproductive health providers worldwide. The WHO Reproductive Health Library includes high-quality summaries of systematic reviews relevant to reproductive health providers, WHO recommendations on reproductive health practice, and how-to videos of key reproductive health procedures.
We are currently looking for volunteers to join us as RHL contributors, from colleagues who:
- Have experience in reproductive health practice and/or research
- Are interested in opportunities for international collaboration and knowledge translation
- Are keen to work with WHO on improving the quality of reproductive health care worldwide
- Have good writing and scientific skills
All expressions of interest can be sent to RHL@who.int.
Call for intention of interest:
The HRP Special Programme submits its research projects for consideration, comment, guidance and approval to an established advisory body of international experts to assess each project’s scientific design, as well as technical and financial/budgetary aspects. HRP research projects cover all topic areas of sexual and reproductive health and includes projects that involve human participants, involve biological material obtained from human participants, obtain information from human participants, access records on human participants or involve experiments in animals. The type of research under consideration is not restricted and includes: basic, biomedical, epidemiological, social science, as well as operations, implementation, health systems and programme development research. If you are currently, or have recently served on a research proposal/protocol review body technically assessing projects in sexual and reproductive health, and you are interested in being considered as a member of the HRP Research Project Review Panel, please submit your interest via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with your e-mail subject line reading “HRP Research Project Review Panel”. Please include a recent consolidated C.V, including a publication list as appropriate.
Sexual health, human rights, and law
A global reference for caesarean section rates (C-Model): a multicountry cross-sectional study
Adolescent/Youth Reproductive Mobile Access and Delivery Initiative for Love and Life Outcomes (ARMADILLO) Study: formative protocol for mHealth platform development and piloting
Sexual and reproductive health research and research capacity strengthening in Africa: Perspectives from the region
WHO Statement on caesarean section rates: a commentary
Comparing effectiveness of two client follow-up approaches in sustaining the use of Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives (LARC) among the underserved in rural Punjab, Pakistan: a study protocol and participants’ profile
Obstetric transition in the World Health Organization Multicountry Survey on Maternal and Newborn Health: exploring pathways for maternal mortality reduction
Recomendaciones de la OMS para la conducción del trabajo de parto
Orientaciones mundiales sobre los criterios y procesos para la validación de la eliminación de la transmisión maternoinfantil del VIH y la sífilis
Aspectos destacados de 2014
Élimination de la transmission mère-enfant du VIH et de la syphilis
Événements marquants de l’année 2014
Diagnóstico laboratorial de doenças sexualmente transmissíveis, incluindo o vírus da imunodeficiência humana
XXI FIGO World Congress of Gyecology and Obstetrics
4-9 October 2015, Vancouver, Canada
The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) is the only worldwide non‐profit organization that groups obstetricians and gynecologists. It is a member association in 125 countries/territories.
The FIGO World Congress is built around science and its advancement, and addresses the many issues that affect women’s health world‐wide. The congress will include plenary sessions, keynote lectures, seminars and poster presentations. Young scientists will be encouraged to present their work. The scientific and industrial exhibits will present the latest information and provide attendees with insight into the ongoing changes in obstetrics and gynecology.
FIGO’s mission is to promote the well-being of women and to raise the standards of practice in obstetrics and gynecology.
International Conference on Family Planning 2015
November 9-12 2015, Nusa Dua, Indonesia
The International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) brings the family planning community together to share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward.
All RHR/HRP publications
WHO HRP News
Monthly electronic newsletter of new publications, research articles and events from the Department of Reproductive Health and Research