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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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New series on implementation for early child development launched in Archives of Disease in Childhood

An Archives of Disease in Childhood Series
#everychildthrive
All open access papers available for download now:

Full series
Editorial: Reaching the dream of optimal development for every child, everywhere: what do we know about ‘how to’?
Paper 1: Contextual design choices and partnerships for scaling early child development programmes
Paper…

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The child of the radio

By Radha Chakraborty (Creative Director, Development Media International)

Results from a randomised controlled trial conducted by Development Media International and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine in rural Burkina Faso show that mass media can lead to significant increases in families of young children seeking medical attention and…

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Impliquer les hommes dans les soins de maternité au Burkina Faso: Nouvelle étude d’un ancienne étudiante de doctorat à LSHTM publiée dans le Bulletin de l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé

Par Marina A.S. Daniele, ancienne étudiante de doctorat à la Faculté d’Epidémiologie et de Santé de la Population; actuellement chercheur dans l’étude PRECISE au King’s College de Londres.

La publication en texte intégral dans le Bulletin de l’OMS peut être trouvée ici.

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Involving men in maternity care in Burkina Faso: New study by former LSHTM PhD student published in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

By Marina A.S. Daniele, former PhD student in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health at LSHTM, now Midwife Researcher with the PRECISE network at King’s College London.

Contact Marina at marina.daniele@kcl.ac.uk & follow her on Twitter @marasdan

The full text publication in the…

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Podcast: Parenting and Adolescence in Eastern and Southern Africa

Heidi Loening-Voysey, a child protection research and evaluation specialist at UNICEF Office of Research- Innocenti examines research findings and evidence on parenting of adolescents in eastern and southern African countries

https://soundcloud.com/unicef-office-of-research/innocenti-podcast-parenting-and-adolescence-in-eastern-and-southern-africa…

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