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Violence against women and girls – a human rights and public health problem

The 25th of November marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and the start of an annual campaign: The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence. The international movement, which had its origins at the Women’s Global Leadership Institute in 1991, will see individuals…

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‘Now is the time’ for adolescent health: an interview with former MARCH adolescent theme student liaison

By Nisso Nurova, A-theme student Liaison (MSc Public Health)

You may have seen Constance’s name featured in our Theme-A February newsletter, as a first author of a research publication ‘”My mother told me that I should not”: a qualitative study exploring the restrictions placed on adolescent girls…

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MARCH Report & Strategy 2018-20: Looking to the past to inform the future of women’s, children’s and adolescents’ health worldwide

On 22nd May 2018 the MARCH Centre will hold a key event to mark the launch of the new Centre report. The event is on ‘Next Generation: Shaping the future of health research for women, children & young people’ and will ask:

If we want to impact the health of…

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The Womb Room: Raising Awareness of Endometriosis

By Rianna Raymond-Williams, Theme A, March Blog Editor (MSc in Reproductive and Sexual Health Research Candidate)

Endometriosis is a common condition that occurs in around 1.5 million women in the UK and 176 million women globally. This is where the tissue that behaves like the lining of the…

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Adolescents’ health and lessons learned driving a Mahindra

By Nisso Nurova, Theme A Student Liaison (MSc in Public Health Candidate)
Nisso Nurova is the new MARCH Centre A theme student liaison, providing a link between the MARCH Centre senior leadership team and the student body. In this post read about what led her to study at LSHTM and…

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