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The Youth-in-Power Youth Strategy is a powerful tool for young activists working on empowering their peers and advocating on behalf of the sexual and reproductive health and rights of young people in Europe and Central Asia. IPPF EN's youth network ...
Across the city at Poraka's Day Centre for adults, the light-filled central room, with its open- plan kitchen and large work tables, is a hive of activity. The Centre aims to help users to be more independent in their daily ...
In Macedonia, HERA 's special educator, Zaklina Stepanoska, recalls the reactions of parents when she explained the programme. They were running an inititiave for young people with disabilities to learn about their sexual health. “There were parents who cried when ...
In June 2013, the Republic of Macedonia’s Parliament rushed through a restrictive new law on the termination of pregnancy. This month, the Constitutional Court refused an appeal by civil society organisations and human rights groups. The majority of Constitutional judges ...
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People with learning disabilities face high levels of stigma in Macedonia. With few day centres for them, many simply stay at home. A common misconception about people with learning disabilities is that sexuality is not, or should not, be an ...
HERA (Health Education and Research Association) was founded in 2000 as a volunteer movement of university students, in response to the country’s need for improved HIV education and treatment and for better care for people living with HIV. Since its ...
By Velimir Saveski, volunteer at H.E.R.A Two years ago, the National Parliament in Macedonia, adopted the Law on Termination of Pregnancy. The new abortion law discriminates against girls and women because of many restrictive aspects such as the submission of ...
Why sex workers and young people mustn't be left behind In Eastern Europe & Central Asia, reaching zero new infections, discrimination and AIDS deaths means protecting sex workers’ human rights People usually say “so what, she’s a whore,” says Galina, ...
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An overview of abortion legislation across Europe and Central Asia in 2012, covering all countries where IPPF EN Member Associations are situated.