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Nairobi Summit anniversary

Nairobi Summit anniversary

A year ago today, 8,300 delegates from 170 countries gathered on Nairobi to face and recommit to the goals set forth at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) held in Cairo in 1994. The milestone conference declared reproductive and sexual...

“Against my will”, AIDOS presents the new UNFPA 2020 Report.

“Against my will”, AIDOS presents the new UNFPA 2020 Report.

“Against my will” Defying the practices that harm women and girls and undermine equality Press release AIDOS – Associazione italiana donne per lo sviluppo (Italian Association for Women in Development), UNFPA – United Nations Population Fund, and DiRE – Agenzia di...

Aidos launches first national Contraception Atlas

Aidos launches first national Contraception Atlas

ROME - In the European Contraception Atlas of 2019, Italy ranked 26th out of 46 countries. AIDOS has decided to take a further step forward on the Atlas and create its own regional contraception atlas for Italy, launched today. The Italian Atlas highlights huge...

How to talk about FGM: a mini-guide for a different narrative

How to talk about FGM: a mini-guide for a different narrative

AIDOS, together with the Network EndFGM, has created a mini-guide “HOW TO TALK ABOUT FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION (FGM)”, an agile, short but complete on how to talk about female genital mutilation (FGM) with sensitivity, respect and in a non- stigmatizing way. It’s a...

Cervical Cancer Atlas: The situation in Europe

Cervical Cancer Atlas: The situation in Europe

Cervical Cancer Prevention Policy Atlas Every year, over 25,000 women die from cervical cancer in Europe HPV vaccine almost 100% effective in preventing the persistent HPV infections that cause cervical cancer All 46 countries need to do more to put an end to...

A gender approach to communication: A workshop for journalists

A gender approach to communication: A workshop for journalists

How the Italian press and television address gender issues, such as gender violence, femicide or female genital mutilation? Is the Italian language sexist or instead is sexist the way of use it? What are the gender stereotypes in the Italian media context? These were...

AIDOS and the  All-Party Parliamentary Group at WOMEN DELIVER

AIDOS and the All-Party Parliamentary Group at WOMEN DELIVER

It ends today in Vancouver WOMEN DELIVER 2019, the world’s largest conference on gender equality and the health, rights, and wellbeing of girls and women. Over 8.000 people, including activists, representatives of civil society and of the academic world,...