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Emergency Contraception Brochure

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Emergency contraceptives are used to help keep a woman from getting pregnant after she has had sex without using  contraception or if the method failed. You can use an emergency contraceptive if you did not plan on having sex and did not use contraception, you were forced to have sex or the condom broke or came off, among other reasons. 

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CARIBBEAN PARLIAMENTARIANS UNiTE TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

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Parliamentarians from across the Caribbean met in Jamaica November 9-10, 2011 for a Regional Consultation of Parliamentarians on Preventing Gender-based Violence under the theme Building Political Will to End Gender-Based Violence.” The objectives of the meeting were to increase awareness of gender based violence and violence against women among parliamentarians and to build political will among them to take actions to end this violation of human rights.

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The Pill Brochure

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The pill will not protect you against sexually transmittes infections (STIs)

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The Male Condom - Barrier Method Brochure

Annual Report

Information for Men and Women 

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Report on Linkages Assessment in Belize

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The tool - developed by IPPF, UNFPA, WHO, UNAIDS, GNP+, ICW and Young Positives in 2009 - supports national assessments of the bi-directional linkages between sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and HIV at the policy, systems and services levels.

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The Intrauterine Device Brochure

Annual Report

An Intrauterine Device or IUD is a small plasitic and copper device with two soft threads at the end that is put into a woman's womb. The threads hang through the opening at the entrance of the cervix into the top of the vagina. IUD is a long-acting reversible method of contraception. 

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STI Prevention Brochure

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Abstinence is the only 100% safe and effective way to prevent STI'S Including HIV,and preventing pregancy

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The Female Condom - Barrier Method Brochure

Annual Report

Barrier methods of contraception are the many ways of preventing pregnancy. Some of these methods are created for women and others for men and they include male and female condoms, diaphragms and the sponge. These contraceptives work by blocking a man's sperm from reaching a woman's egg. They are all safe and usually prevent pregnancy if used correctly. 

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Condom Use among Sex Workers in Suriname

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This study is commissioned by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) as part of its Comprehensive Condom Programming (CCP) initiative. The study objectives are to: • Provide actionable evidence for social marketing decision making for sex workers; • Identify levels and trends in behavior, risk, opportunity, ability, and motivation constructs. • Determine which group and subgroup determinants affect decision to use condoms. 

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State Of the World Population Report 2011

Annual Report

The milestone of 7 billion—projected to be reached on 31 October 2011 will be marked by achievements, setbacks and paradoxes. While women are on average having fewer children than they were in the 1960s, our numbers continue to rise. Globally, people are younger and older than ever before. In some of the poorest countries, high fertility rates hamper development and perpetuate poverty, while in some of the richest countries, low fertility rates and too few people entering the job market are raising concerns about prospects for sustained economic growth and the viability of social security systems. 

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