Sexual and Reproductive health - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Sexual and Reproductive health

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Want to tackle economic inequality? Start by meeting women's RH needs – UN

Oct 19, 2017 - 6:25 PM

The United Nations Population Fund's State of World Population 2017 focuses on reproductive health and rights in the age of inequality

DepEd chief hits schools that kick out pregnant girls

Aug 05, 2016 - 9:58 PM

There are schools which automatically kick out children who get pregnant and automatically also destroy their lives says Education Secretary Leonor Briones

SEX EDUCATION. Education Secretary Leonor Briones rebukes schools that kick pregnant girls out of school.

Meeting RH-related SDG targets: 'Work must start from Day 1'

Jan 23, 2016 - 7:19 PM

Former health secretary Esperanza Cabral talks about what the Philippines must do differently to achieve the targets under the Sustainable Development Goals related to reproductive health

SDGs AND RH LAW. Former health secretary Esperanza Cabral talks to Rappler about what must be done to achieve Sustainable Development Goal targets related to reproductive health. Screenshot from Rappler

Gender-targeting and rethinking disaster response

Dec 09, 2015 - 4:00 PM

The United Nations Population Fund stresses the need for a more gender based approach to disaster response given that women and children are at the greatest risk during emergencies

AS IT HAPPENED: State of World Population Report 2015 Launch

Dec 03, 2015 - 8:41 AM

Read the blog of the Philippine launch of the State of World Population Report 2015 held on December 3 2015

[Dash of SAS] Why do some pro-life groups hate women so much?

Aug 14, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Did you know that Sorsogon has an executive order declaring itself a pro life city hence banning modern contraception?

Thinking about taking an HIV test? Be brave

Jul 19, 2015 - 1:11 AM

If you want peace of mind and if you want to take care of yourself take the test You’re not alone

Hard truths about disasters and women with disabilities

Jul 15, 2015 - 12:20 PM

Women with disabilities prove that discrimination exists in multiple layers cutting across class reproductive health and disaster response

Women, are your reproductive rights protected?

May 28, 2015 - 11:14 AM

On the International Day of Action for Women s Health advocates urge the Philippine government to address the country’s grave and systematic violations of women’s reproductive rights

NYC to DOH: Stop 'Gaga Girl, Bobo Boy' video

Dec 04, 2014 - 12:58 PM

The National Youth Commission wants the video permanently removed from various official platforms and stop its distribution

Reproductive health education crucial for youth post-disaster

Feb 16, 2014 - 2:47 PM

Adolescents and youth in disaster hit areas are most vulnerable to sexual abuse transactional sex and risky sexual behaviors

PROTECTION. The youth of Tanauan, Leyte find refuge in an open space where they can learn about reproductive health. Photo by Save the Children

Abortion cases in PH rising: 'RH law would be life saver'

Jan 23, 2014 - 8:37 PM

The PH had 600 000 abortion cases in 2011 Local and international experts say those unwanted pregnancies could have been prevented by the RH law

PIONEER. Former UNFPA Executive Director Nafis Sadik says the agenda on reproductive and sexual and health rights must move forward and faster in the Asia Pacific region. Photo by Jee Geronimo/Rappler

Court junks petition to stop sexual health forum

Jan 23, 2014 - 6:04 PM

The Pasay court denies the petition on the third day of the 4 day conference

PRO-LIFE. Pro-Life Philippines gathers outside the PICC building on Tuesday, January 21 to protest the ongoing conference attended by delegates from different countries . Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

[DASH OF SAS] Sex education is good manners and right conduct

Aug 07, 2013 - 8:00 AM

Sexuality education is like biology with life lessons about relationships equality and non discrimination

[Dash of SAS] Call a spade, a spade, and a penis, a penis

Jun 02, 2012 - 12:05 AM

Would it make a difference to men if we called the information they needed to know about the body sexual health?