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Title Reproductive health and human rights : the way forward / edited by Laura Reichenbach and Mindy Jane Roseman
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (viii, 292 pages) : illustrations
Series Pennsylvania studies in human rights.
Contents Global reproductive health and rights : reflecting on ICPD / Mindy Jane Roseman and Laura Reichenbach -- The global reproductive health and rights agenda : opportunities and challenges for the future / Laura Reichenbach -- The conundrum of population and reproductive health programs in the early twenty-first century / George Zeidenstein -- Population, poverty reduction, and the Cairo agenda / David E. Bloom and David Canning -- Mobilizing resources for reproductive health / Tom W. Merrick -- Measuring reproductive health : from contraceptive prevalence to human development indicators / Joan Kaufman -- Bearing human rights : maternal health and the promise of ICPD / Mindy Jane Roseman -- Advocacy strategies for young people's sexual and reproductive health : using UN processes / Bonnie Shepard -- Approaches to sexual and reproductive health and HIV policies and programs : synergies and disconnects / Sofia Gruskin -- Technology, reproductive health, and the Cairo consensus / Kelly Blanchard -- The Cairo "compromise" on abortion and its consequences for making abortion safe and legal / Marge Berer -- Advocacy for sexuality and women's rights : continuities, discontinuities, and strategies since ICPD / Françoise Girard -- Situating reproductive health within the academy / Alaka Basu -- The political limits of the United Nations in advancing reproductive health and rights / Heidi Larson and Michael R. Reich -- Examining religion and reproductive health : constructive engagement for the future / Frances Kissling -- Conclusion : conceptual successes and operational challenges to ICPD : global reproductive health and rights moving forward / Rebecca Firestone, Laura Reichenbach, and Mindy Jane Roseman
Summary This text critically reflects on the past 15 years of international efforts aimed at improving health, alleviating poverty, diminishing gender inequality, and promoting human rights
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes In English
Print version record
Subject ICPD Programme of Action.
ICPD Programme of Action
ICPD Programme of Action
Kairo -- Internationale Konferenz über Bevölkerung und Entwicklung (1994)
SUBJECT International Conference on Population and Development (1994 : Cairo, Egypt)
International Conference on Population and Development (1994 : Cairo, Egypt)
International Conference on Population and Development fast
International Conference on Population and Development 1994 al-Qāhira gnd
Subject Right to health.
International cooperation.
Reproductive health.
Human rights.
Reproductive rights.
Women -- Health and hygiene.
Reproductive Medicine
Human Rights
International Cooperation
Reproductive Rights
Women's Health
Women -- Health and hygiene
Reproductive rights
Human rights
International cooperation
Reproductive health
Right to health
Form Electronic book
Author Roseman, Mindy Jane
Reichenbach, Laura
ISBN 9780812206104