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27 December 2017

Reproductive health and rights in the Arab region, a year’s harvest

The Arab region, home to 346 million people, is predominantly young, as 28 percent of its population is composed of young women and men under 30 years of age. Half of the entire population is made up of women and girls...

18 December 2017

Surviving Domestic Violence, One Day at a Time

“I was so desperate, I had lost hope; committing suicide seemed the only escape from the abuse, back then,” said Fatima*. “I didn’t know how to handle the pain, but now I do. I am strong enough to survive.” According...

10 December 2017

We must be bold and vocal in promoting the rights of all people to make free decisions

Today, as we commemorate the anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, we celebrate the foundations that the Declaration provides for the right to sexual and reproductive health, and the growing...

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SYRIAN ARAB REPUBLIC (FROM ALL CHANNELS) during November 2017 436,190 reproductive...
Highlights of the Month: On 6 November, ‘temporary’ closure of all of Yemen’s airports,...

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