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Adolescent Reproductive Health in the Asian and Pacific Region

Asian Population Studies, No. 156 (Asian Population Studies)
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Get this from a library. Adolescent reproductive health in the Asian and Pacific region. [Bhakta Bahadur Gubhaju; United Nations.

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific.]. Adolescent Reproductive Health in the Asian and Pacific Region. This study presents reproductive health issues of adolescents in the Asian and Pacific region based on demographic trends and other socio-economic factors that influence sexual behaviour among adolescents.

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The study also reviews governmental perspectives and policies on the. The Western Pacific Region is home to almost billion people across 37 countries and areas. WHO works with governments and partners across the Region to promote health, keep the world safe, and serve the vulnerable.

It is time for all of us to play our part. Adolescent development, protection and empowerment Adolescents have needs that are specific to their development. They differ from those of younger children and from those of adults (e.g.

adolescent-friendly health services). Surveys across the region show young. Adolescent pregnancy has significant health and socio-economic consequences for women, their families and communities. Efforts to prevent too-early pregnancy rely on accurate information about adolescents' knowledge, behaviours and access to family planning, however available data are limited in some settings.

Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) reports are recognised as Cited by: The journal includes sections dedicated to adolescent health, female fertility and midwifery and all articles are open access.

Reproductive Health has a particular interest on the impact changes in reproductive health have globally, and therefore encourages submissions from researchers based in low- and middle-income countries.

Read more. the Asian countries Adolescent Reproductive Health Adolescents generally good health has relegated adolescent health, particularly the reproductive health to a low priority for health professionals and policy makers (Friedman, ; Serrano, ).

However, adolescence is a File Size: 90KB. Adolescent pregnancy. Issues in adolescent health and development. World Health Organisation. Geneva; Bearinger LH, Sieving RE, Ferguson J, V S.

Global perspectives on the sexual and reproductive health of adolescents: patterns, prevention and potential. Lancet. ; – doi: /S(07)Cited by: Purchase Sexual and Reproductive Health - 1st Edition.

Print Book & E-Book. ISBNAdolescent Reproductive Health in Asia It is evident that the sexual and reproductive health of adolescents has emerged as an issue of great concern in Asia. This is one of the reviews on the literature and projects of sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in eight Asian countries.

This volume deals with adolescent reproductive health in the Republic of Korea. 1. Reprod Health. May 5; doi: / Adolescent fertility and family planning in East Asia and the Pacific: a review of DHS reports. Kennedy E(1), Gray N, Azzopardi P, Creati M.

Author information: (1)Centre for International Health, Burnet Institute, Melbourne, by:   3 February The world in which adolescents live has changed dramatically in the last 25 years and the response to their sexual and reproductive health and rights has evolved in important ways. This new supplement in the Journal of Adolescent Health celebrates gains, confronts barriers, and identifies key areas of action for countries and key stakeholders to build on progress in the.

s adulthood:exploring the sexual and reproductive health of adolescent in South Asia World Health Organization, ble from http/apps who int/ reproductive health.

24 April -- In an estimated million children and young adolescents died, mostly from preventable causes. Evidence shows that gaps in the quality of care contribute to complications and deaths among children. To address these gaps WHO and partners have produced new quality of care standards to improve both the provision and experience of care and call for health facilities to.

reproductive health, family planning and adolescent health. Her recent work (supported by the AusAID funded Women’s and Children’s Health Knowledge Hub) has focused on ensuring universal access to reproductive health for adolescents, particularly in the Pacific.

This has included a number of researchFile Size: 1MB. To view a book, please click on the title. Malaysia participated in a case study on adolescent sexual and reproductive health, in the form of a review of literature, studies and projects, initiated by the WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific.

Adolescents and youth make up one fourth of the population in the Western Pacific Region. aim of this Open Hearing is to better understand adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights and related issues in Pacific Island Countries and Territories (PICTs).

Through inputs on issues and solutions from people and organisations working on the theme, NZPPD wishes to motivate. Second Series on Adolescent Health is published by The Lancet The Second series of reports on Adolescent health has been launched in connection with the 45 Session of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development.

billion youth aged represent the largest generation of young people in history. burden of diabetes in the Asia-Pacific region with specific focus on women’s SRHR, the linkage between diabetes and maternal and child health, and diabetes and sexuality in men and women.

This publication brings together the papers presented at the satellite session. The Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights or APCRSHR is a biennial gathering of civil society, young people, academia, government, media, private sector, and development partners from the region concerned about sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR).File Size: KB.

Adolescent fertility and family planning in East Asia and the Pacific: a review of DHS reports Elissa Kennedy1, Natalie Gray1,2*, Peter Azzopardi1 and Mick Creati1,2,3 Abstract Background: Adolescent pregnancy has significant health and socio-economic consequences for women, their.

This is one of the reviews of literature and projects of sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in eight Asian countries. Adolescents and youth make up one fourth of the population in the Western Pacific Region.

At least 17% out of 37 countries and areas in the region have a median age below 25 : WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific. Adolescent fertility and family planning in East Asia and the Pacific: a review of DHS reports. Our mission: To achieve better health for vulnerable communities in Australia and internationally by accelerating the translation of research, discovery and evidence into sustainable health solutions.

Pacific’s First Sexual and Reproductive Rights Manual Launched.

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Fiji’s Minister for Health & Medical Services Jone Usamate launched a Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Manual today, during the 11th Pacific Health Ministers Meeting. “This manual is the first for the Pacific. UNICEF East Asia & Pacific.

Learn how we are supporting children across the region to reach their full potential. What we do. From across East Asia & Pacific. Page. With over 60 per cent of the worlds’ youth living in the larger Asia Pacific region, supporting this age group is critical to unleashing their - and the region’s - potential.

TITLE Peer Approach in Adolescent Reproductive Health Education: Some Lessons Learned. INSTITUTION United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural.

Organization, Bangkok (Thailand). Principal Regional Office for Asia and the Pacific. PUB DATE NOTE. 76p. AVAILABLE FROM UNESCO Asia and the Pacific Regional Bureau for Education.

Pacific Society for Reproductive Health (PSRH) - Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland, New Zealand - Rated based on 8 Reviews "This is an /5(13).

the Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women (ARROW) and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union. AN ADVOCATE’S GUIDE: Strategic Indicators for Universal Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights This project is funded by the European Size: KB.

newsletter addressing topics related to adolescent well-being in the Asia-Pacific region, particularly reproductive and sexual health. Each issue contains news from the region on various initiatives related to adolescent health and education, as well as Web links and publications on the subject.

Reproductive health for all in Europe. Entre Nous No.

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33, Reproductive health in Europe differs both from region to regions and between countries. However, all people in all ages independent of nationality should be provided a high level of reproductive health care.AFHS Adolescent-friendly health services ANC Antenatal care APN+ Asia-Pacific Network of People Living with HIV ARH Adolescent reproductive health ARSH Adolescent reproductive and sexual health ART Antiretroviral therapy ARV Antiretroviral ASEAN Association of South East Asian Nations.The 9th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive & Sexual Health & Rights, Hanoi, Vietnam.

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