Considerations for formulating reproductive health laws

by Rebecca J. Cook

Publisher: World Health Organization in [Geneva]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 73 Downloads: 886
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  • Human reproduction -- law and legislation.

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Statement[Rebecca J. Cook and Bernard M. Dickens].
SeriesOccasional paper -- 3, Occasional paper (World Health Organization) -- 3.
ContributionsDickens, Bernard M., 1937-, World Health Organization.
The Physical Object
Pagination73 p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21161560M

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Considerations for formulating reproductive health laws. This discussion paper considers how laws can be developed to improve protection of sexual and reproductive health, and how they can be applied to facilitate rather than obstruct the availability of sexual and reproductive health   Reproductive health laws 1 O c c a s i o n a l P a p e r 3 4 considerations for formulating physicians, but in practice many more practitioners than physicians deliver reproductive health care services, including nurses, midwives, traditional birth ;sequence=1.

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We discussed how each role can influence health seeking behaviour and improve SRH rights among adolescents from the local perspective. A qualitative study approach was used. We conducted 17 Key Health systems and individuals can take a number of actions to safeguard reproductive health.

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It acts as a primer to demonstrate that NCD risk factors can be addressed though  › Health topics › Disease prevention › Nutrition. Considerations for Formulating Reproductive Health Laws. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization; WH0/RHR/00/1.

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Introduction In Januarythe WHO reviewed evidence to develop global recommendations on self-care interventions for sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). Identification of research gaps is part of the WHO guidelines development process, but reliable methods to do so are currently lacking with gender, equity and human rights (GER) infrequently :// • job satisfaction, influenced by health facility factors, such as financial considerations, working conditions, management capacity and styles, professional advancement and safety at work.

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Open Access —free for readers, with article processing charges (APC) paid by authors or their institutions.; Rapid Publication: manuscripts are peer-reviewed and a first decision provided to authors Abortion is an issue that has ethical, moral, and religious considerations for many people, making it a topic that impacts all of society.

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World Health Organization; [17 August ]. 2nd Ed. Federation International of Gynecology Obstetrics/FIGO. Ethical issues in obstetrics and gynecology by the FIGO committee for the study of ethical aspects of Human Reproduction and Women Health.

[18 August ]. Assisted reproduction can raise complicated ethical challenges for the individuals involved, health care professionals, and the greater society.

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