IAWG members are addressing sexual and reproductive rights during COVID-19 humanitarian response. Read More>>

Nov 25, 2020 08:00-11:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

The Women’s Refugee Commission will share key findings from a mixed-methods study assessing the landscape of family planning services across diverse, crisis-affected settings.

Nov 24, 2020 08:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

The toolkit was developed by Family Planning 2020, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), John Snow, Inc., Women’s Refugee Commission, and United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in collaboration with the Inter-Agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises (IAWG). Speakers include Beth Schlachter, Executive Director, FP2020 and Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, UNFPA.

Nov 18, 2020 08:00-10:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Please join us Wednesday, November 18, from 8 to 10 a.m. EST, for the launch of AlignMNH: Collective Action for Maternal Newborn Health. The launch event will serve to introduce the global MNH community to the AlignMNH multidirectional and dynamic platform and will give participants the opportunity to hear directly from country stakeholders regarding their priorities and needs.

Nov 12, 2020 09:00-10:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Please join the Women's Refugee Commission for the first in a series of three webinars on 'Including and responding to adolescents affected by crisis or displacement: Applications and lessons learned from the I'm Here Approach'. The first Webinar will take place on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 9:00-10:00am EST (14:00-15:00 UTC). Registration is required.

Nov 4 - 5, 2020 Learn More

African Youth SDGs Summit

Youth Advocates Ghana Online

Youth Advocates of Ghana and African Youth Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Summit are delighted to announce the third African Youth SDGs Summit will be held virtually. The summit will follow up on the event’s phenomenal success since its inception in 2017. The Second Summit brought together 1,500 young leaders from Africa and beyond to share success stories and imagine solutions for the SDGs. While this year’s event was originally planned as an in-person event in July, the event has been moved virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. We aim to engage participants through innovative virtual channels and offer a collaborative digital space for participants, partners, and interest groups in Africa and worldwide to share experiences and perspectives.

Oct 16 - 17, 2020 Learn More

After huge successes in the past four seasons of National Youth Conference focusing family planning, SRHR, and health issues of young people in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019 we are delighted to announce the Bangladesh 5th National Youth Conference on Family Planning this year during October 16-17, 2020 in Dhaka. Together with the Bangladesh Youth Health Action Network (BYHAN), UNFPA Bangladesh, Right Here Right Now (RHRN) Bangladesh, Marie Stopes Bangladesh, Coalition of Youth Organizations in Bangladesh (CYOB); SERAC-Bangladesh is hosting this virtual conference to strengthen a sustainable platform for young active advocates to learn and share experiences and renew commitment on different key dialogues on young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights in alignment with the UN Sustainable Development Goals 3 and 5. Over 400 young people will be selected to join as National Youth Delegates for this year’s conference.

Oct 14, 2020 09:00-10:30 (America/New_York) Learn More

From Recommendations to Action: Building Resilient Supply Chains in the Humanitarian-Development Nexus

Inter-Agency Working Group on Reproductive Health in Crises and the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition

This panel will launch a joint advocacy brief developed by these coalitions containing recommendations for governments, donors, and implementing agencies from development and humanitarian settings to improve access to universal health care by focusing on supply chain strengthening at the points where humanitarian and development work converge. It will also present several examples of SRH supply chain interventions in the humanitarian-development nexus at global, regional, and national scales that exemplify some of the recommendations made in the advocacy brief.