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"Increased investment in sexual and reproductive health, specifically for adolescents, will move #Bangladesh closer to reaching the proposed #SDGs with specific, applicable targets." #SRH
In mid-June, we had the opportunity to attend a national consultation with members of Parliament in Bangladesh on integrating sexual and reproductive health and rights into the proposed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The consultation was hosted by the Family Planning Association of ...
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New Best Evidence in Brief newsletter from Johns Hopkins School of Education, feat. Workforce Connections' key "soft skills" for #youth workforce success: http://bit.ly/1INZOXW
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1 in 3 Bangladeshi girls is married before age 15 ...early marriage and unintended pregnancy are 2 of the main reasons that girls drop out of school. - See more at: http://degrees.fhi360.org/2015/06/improving-adolescent-sexual-and-reproductive-health-in-bangladesh-through-the-sustainable-development-goals/#more-7497
In mid-June, we had the opportunity to attend a national consultation with members of Parliament in Bangladesh on integrating sexual and reproductive health and rights into the proposed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The consultation was hosted by the Family Planning Association of ...
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Today is National #HIV Testing Day! Check out these great resources and #GetTested! #NHTD

Testing Makes Us Stronger: http://1.usa.gov/1Gxp0Bn
Reasons: http://1.usa.gov/1fJKvZa
AIDS.gov: http://1.usa.gov/1Gobno8
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The #RHplus50 chat starts in 1 hour! How can we strengthen #reprohealth over the next 50 years? Join the convo!
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Color-changing condoms that detect #STIs? A real possibility thanks to a group of teenage inventors!

"As a public health person, I applaud their creativity and willingness to transfer innovation to a world that usually doesn't have much consideration in that age group." - our own Ward Cates in this article from CNN: http://cnn.it/1Gt0od9
The "S.T.EYE" condom changes color when it comes into contact with a sexually transmitted infection such as chlamydia or syphilis.
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"They need to understand the reality of these women’s lives, rather than trying to work from a position of what an NGO or development worker would like it to be." http://bit.ly/1IvwKJ5
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Wildlife conservation and human health might be more connected than previously thought: http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/06/26/416858166/save-wildlife-save-yourself
Protecting the environment may reduce many diseases, such as Lyme and West Nile, a study finds. The tantalizing idea suggests that conservation and human health may be more connected than we thought.
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Join USAID - US Agency for International Development and FHI 360 on June 30 to celebrate 7 years of learning from STRIVE on child well being & #IntegratedDev! Click the link below to learn more about the event and to register for the webcast or to attend in person.

And if you would like to learn more about the project, check out their website! http://bit.ly/1GuG2QK
The SEEP Network is a non-profit organization that acts as a network for practitioners working in microenterprise development and microfinance fields
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"A crucial lesson learnt from the HIV/AIDS epidemic is that public health outcomes ↑ when #humanrights are defended." http://www.thelancet.com/commissions/defeating-aids-advancing-global-health
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"There is no such thing as a 'math gene' or a 'math brain,' but the myth is perpetuated, and it is particularly harmful to girls and students of color." #GirlsMathIdentity #STEM
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What do the next 50 years look like in #reprohealth? Join the #RHplus50 conversation on Twitter this Friday at 11amET!
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FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in education, health, nutrition, economic development, civil society, environment, gender, youth, research and technology – creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries and all U.S. states and territories.
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