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Sexual And Reproductive Health of Adolescents And Youths in the Philippines

Sexual And Reproductive Health of Adolescents And Youths in the Philippines

A Review of Literature And Projects 1995-2003

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Published by World Health Organization .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gynaecology & obstetrics,
  • Reproductive medicine,
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Reproductive Medicine & Technology,
  • Medical,
  • Adolescent,
  • Philippines,
  • Program Evaluation,
  • Sexuality

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12949992M
    ISBN 109290611898
    ISBN 109789290611899
    OCLC/WorldCa61518241

    Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. Country research findings form the basis for a global analysis of trends, achievements and obstacles regarding the linkages between Health Sector Reform, sexual and reproductive health policies at large, with a particular focus on measures and processes related to maternal mortality and abortion. Background Adolescents in the Philippines face many legal, social and political barriers to access sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services, putting them at higher risk of unplanned pregnancy. reproductive health. Emerging Reproductive Health Issues Among Adolescents in Asia Introduction Adolescence is a period of sexual maturity that transforms a child into a biologically mature adult capable of sexual reproduction and the potential consequences of that sexual activity.


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Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents and Youths in the Philippines: A Review of Literature and Projects (Public Health) [WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In order to provide evidence-based information to assist governments, international agencies, and nongovernmental organizations to Author: WHO Regional Office for the Western Pacific.

Sexual and Reproductive Health: While General Fertility (GF) has significantly decreased sinceAge Specific Fertility Rates (ASFR) of adolescents has changed little. The National Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) places adolescent ASFR at 47 livebirths per 1, women years old, up from 57 in the NDHS.

• Approximately five million adolescent women (aged 15–19) currently live in the Philippines; they account for nearly one-fifth (19%) of all women of reproductive age (15–49).[1] • As ofadolescent women in the Philippines had completed a median of years of schooling,[2] which represents steady improvement from medians of years in and years in [3,4].

Teen pregnancy, sexual abuse, bullying top PH youth concerns today – UNICEF By: Julie M. Aurelio Philippine Daily Inquirer / PM Novem UNICEF representative Lotta Sylwander.

Sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in the Philippines: a review of literature and projects, World Health Organization, Western Pacific Region [Manila, Philippines] Australian/Harvard Citation.

World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Western Pacific. Sources of sexual and reproductive health information Majority % of the youths could not identify the contributing factors to lack of information on issues relating to youth sexual and.

This report, Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health: Taking Stock in Kenya, results from the collaborative efforts of the Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Technical Working Group, the Division of Reproductive Health (DRH), implementing partners, and development partners, with technical assistance from FHI /PROGRESS.

The Challenge Initiative’s AYSRH Toolkit presents evidence-based interventions for increasing youth access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services and information in urban environments.

Our approach is multi-pronged: Making data on youth sexual and reproductive health visible. people has not focused on perceptions of sexual/reproductive health, attitudes and behaviours related to sexual/reproductive health.

• The results of all studies conducted in Turkey* show that adolescents have insufficient knowledge about sexual/reproductive health and their main sources of information are friends, parents and mass-media. Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Improving the health and futures of adolescents and their communities.

Adolescence is one of life's most complex stages, when young people take on new responsibilities and experiment with independence.

When engaged and supported, adolescents thrive and contribute to communities and families. Adolescents have healthcare needs that are distinct from adult needs, particularly in the area of sexual reproductive health (SRH) and rights.

In Zambia, adolescents and young people represent 40 percent of the population. Adolescent Friendly Health Facility Adolescents Friendly Logo developed and endorsed by Reproductive Health coordination Committee () IEC/BCC • Series of 8 Information Education and Communication (IEC) Booklets on Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents Development that answers queries of adolescents collected by participatory.

The AFRHS facility now provides comprehensive health services for adolescents and adopts the 7 standards of adolescent friendliness: 1. Multisectoral Partnership in Quality Service 2. Adolescent and Youth Involvement and Participation 3.

Respect Diversity and Acceptance 4. Adolescent Friendly Health Service Providers 5. The reproductive health of adolescents: a strategy for action / a joint WHO/UNFPA/UNICEF statement skills and sensitivity of those in a position to help young people cope with the transition to sexual maturity.

The strategy responds to a number of recent trends, including a rise in the number of pregnancies, an increase in abortions. Sexual and reproductive health is important to us all, at all stages of our far too many people are denied their right to sexual and reproductive vast majority are poor women, men and young people in developing countries.

Millions of women and men lack access to contraception and to the sexual and reproductive health. The first is to provide an introduction to key sexual and reproductive health issues of youth, including the relationship between gender norms and health.

The second is to present an overview of the best programmatic approaches for improving young people’s sexual and reproductive health. The extent of repeated pregnancy (RP) and repeated birth (RB) among adolescents aged 15–19 is still unknown in the Philippines despite the health and socio-economic consequences.

This study aims to investigate the RP and RB prevalence trends in the Philippines from to A total of women aged 15–24 who experienced at least one pregnancy were captured in the.

young people have been largely ignored by existing reproductive health services. Health care facilities can play an important role in promoting the sexual and reproductive health of young people. This can be achieved by improving the quality and range of services provided to youth and, in particular, by health.

adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH); and care for survivors of gender-based violence, with reproductive health commodity security (RHCS) for each component of the package – emphasizing the key outcomes under the Reproductive Health and Rights Goal in the Strategic Plan ; (b) the integration of HIV prevention, management and.

General Guidelines for Sexual Health Educators. Sexual health education materials and programs do exist that are designed to meet the needs of young people with disabilities. Whether young people go to public or alternative schools, live at home or in an institution, they need appropriate sexual health education taught by trained teachers.

Active in the Philippines sinceUNFPA backs national objectives to achieve universal access to sexual and reproductive health care, and reduce maternal deaths. Though maternal mortality is slowly decreasing, the unmet need for family planning has edged up.

In disadvantaged areas, UNFPA supports health systems to deliver core services to women and their newborn infants, young people, and men. The FP community has learned a great deal about meeting the sexual and reproductive health needs of adolescents and youth.

Improving the quantity, quality, analysis, and utilization of data is key to understanding where and which young people have been reached, where gaps remain, and how to bring effective programs to scale. Adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health (AYSRH) is a critical area that also needs to be addressed with rapidly scalable and sustainable proven approaches.

In response to that need, TCI expanded its portfolio to include proven AYSRH approaches in service delivery, demand generation and. This document provides an overview of sexual and reproductive health and rights issues that may be important for the human rights, health and well-being of adolescents (aged 10–19 years) and the relevant World Health Organization (WHO) guidelines on how to address them in an easily accessible, user-friendly format.

Train all health providers, including school nurses, on how to raise sensitive issues, such as sexual health, condom and contraceptive use, substance use, interpersonal violence, and mental health.

Treat every youth as a whole person. Involve adolescents in their own health management. 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.

Sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in Laos. [Manila, Philippines]: World Health Organization, Western Pacific Region, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: World Health Organization.

Regional Office for the. Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents and Youths in the Republic of Korea WHO Library Cataloguing in Publication Data Sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in the Republic of Korea: a review of literature and projects 1.

Sexuality 2. Reproductive medicine 3. Adolescent 4. Korea. to address some of the sexual and reproductive health concerns of adolescents. This commitment is evident in the national policies, legislations and guidelines that the government has put in place, including the National Adolescent Sexual Reproductive Health Policy which is the subject of this Implementation Framework – Principles.

The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act ofalso known as the Reproductive Health Law or RH Law, and officially designated as Republic Act No.is a law in the Philippines, which guarantees universal access to methods on contraception, fertility control, sexual education, and maternal care.

While there is general agreement about its provisions on maternal and child. Adolescents Journal articles Trends in adolescent first births in sub-Saharan Africa: a tale of increasing inequity.

Int J Equity Hea () Published 4 September ; Developing an SMS text message intervention on sexual and reproductive health with adolescents and youth in Peru vol Article number: () Published: 31 July “Sexual and reproductive health issues are essential for adolescents’ health and education,” says psychologist Laula Brik of the Zhas Asyl youth health centre.

Despite the high political priority given to the health of women, children and adolescents in Kazakhstan, gaps exist in the delivery of health services to young people, according.

The Project Connect health systems intervention: linking sexually experienced youth to sexual and reproductive health care. J Adolesc Health ;55(4) Dittus PJ, Harper CR, Becasen JS.

Structural intervention with school nurses increases receipt of sexual health care among male high school students. J Adolesc Health ;62(1)   The Sexual and Reproductive Health of Adolescents and Young Adults During the COVID‐19 Pandemic.

Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, ; DOI: /psrh Cite This Page. UNFPA - United Nations Population Fund. Comprehensive reproductive health and family planning training curriculum: Module Reproductive health services for adolescents. Watertown, MA: Pathfinder International. • Anova Health Institute.

Sexual and reproductive health for young HIV positive adolescents: The club concept in support groups. Available at. Adolescents in the Philippines face many legal, social and political barriers to access sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services, putting them at higher risk of unplanned pregnancy, abortion, sexually transmitted infections and HIV, and other health and development problems.

This study aims to evaluate whether current normative documents on SRH in the Philippines are in. As a country drives efforts in establishing adolescent/youth friendly services to cater to the unique reproductive and sexual health of adolescents/youths, it is pertinent that the youth know about these services to be able to access and benefit from them.

This study therefore examined the knowledge of youths on available adolescent/youth friendly services (A/YFRHS) in Ikeja, Lagos.

Youth matters: The ongoing pandemic has put serious strain on many health services, including young people’s access to sexual reproductive health. The Guttmacher Institute conducts global and country-level research to estimate adolescent pregnancy rates; document adolescents’ access to sexual and reproductive health information and services; and promote fact-based, comprehensive sex education and youth-friendly, confidential services.

This research sheds light on young people’s needs for sexual and reproductive health information and. "Adolescents are too often left out of policy planning and service delivery. More focus needs to be placed on providing learning and preparation for the world of work, building healthy lifestyles that reduce noncommunicable diseases and improve sexual health, and protecting adolescents from involvement in violence." Source UNICEF.

Reproductive health is not just about sex.The National Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Policy aims to enhance SRH status of adolescents in Kenya and contribute towards realization of their full potential in national development.

The Policy intends to bring adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights issues into the country’s mainstream health and development agenda.Sexual and reproductive health of adolescents and youths in Viet Nam. [Manila, Philippines]: World Health Organization, Western Pacific Region, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, International government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: World Health Organization.