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Past Events

Jun 1, 2023 09:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

The discussion on 1 June 2023 at 9.00am (EDT) will review good warehousing and handling practices for pharmaceuticals and health supplies, especially in crisis settings and difficult environments. Experts will also share experiences from the field as it relates to ensuring good warehousing practices at all levels of the supply chain network.

Mar 8, 2023 07:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

This International Women’s Day, join Pathfinder as it celebrates all the women and girls Pathfinders serve and all its women partners who are the driving force behind healthy families, resilient communities, and strong health systems. The webinar will highlight the intersectional approaches to family planning taken by Pathfinder’s programs in Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Jordan, and Egypt.

Mar 3, 2023 12:10-13:10 (America/New_York) Learn More

CSW67 - Women, Conflict and International Humanitarian Law

Columbia University Columbia Law School

Gender inequality remains a reality in every country worldwide, and is particularly pronounced in conflict-affected contexts. How do inequalities and gender roles shape civilian experiences – namely, women’s experiences - of war? What are the responsibilities of those who hold power to shift the needle? Join the Colombia Law School for a critical reflection with the new President of the ICRC on how international humanitarian law and humanitarian principles can be a vital link between women, peace and security and address the gendered impacts of war. Lunch will be provided.

Feb 28, 2023 09:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

This is the first technical discussion of the year in the 2023 HCL Community Education Series organized by the Humanitarian Commodities Logistics Community of Practice. With support from USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance (BHA), participtans will review current trends in sustainable health supply chain management, as well as recent global initiatives focused on minimizing negative impacts of supply chain management on the environment.

Nov 1, 2022 09:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

The Impact of Climate Change on Maternal and Newborn Health Outcomes

Wilson Center’s Maternal Health Initiative and UNFPA Online Webinar

Join the Wilson Center’s Maternal Health Initiative, in collaboration with UNFPA, for a panel discussion addressing the lasting effects of climate change on maternal and newborn health outcomes and the importance of addressing this often overlooked intersection of issues in global climate discussions.

Sep 29, 2022 10:00-12:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Catalyzing Change for Contraception and Comprehensive Abortion in Fragile Settings Event

IAWG, Care International, Ipas, Raise, International Rescue Committee and Save the Children Online Webinar

On 29 September 2022, IAWG, Care International, Ipas, Raise, International Rescue Committee and Save the Children convened virtually to discuss the past progress and future needs for contraception and comprehensive abortion care (CAC) in fragile settings.

Sep 21, 2022 10:00-12:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Addressing Urban Disparities in Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Population Council, UN-Habitat, PSI, the African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) Online Webinar

A virtual panel discussion regarding urban disparities in Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights, and the challenges and opportunities for leveraging the urban context to tackle these disparities.

Aug 18, 2022 09:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Join JSI for a webinar featuring a technical discussion to identify common challenges and solutions for improving the use of data for supply chain management monitoring in emergencies and complex settings. We will look at the importance of forming review teams to analyze data and identify key indicators, and we are joined by Rejoice Kaigama from INTERSOS in Nigeria.

Mar 23, 2022 08:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Join us for a webinar on how to use the Planning for Comprehensive SRH in Crisis-Affected Settings: A Participatory Workshop Toolkit to Transition from the MISP. We will learn from colleagues’ experiences leading workshops in in Bangladesh, Democratic Republic of Congo, and Yemen, and how the planning process contributed to strengthening health systems and resilience for SRH.

Oct 28, 2021 08:00-09:00 (America/New_York) Learn More

Tools and Lessons Learned in Addressing SRHR in Emergency Preparedness at the Community Level

IAWG Emergency Preparedness and Resilience Sub-Working Group, ACCESS Consortium, Women’s Refugee Commission, Family Planning Association of Nepal, and Rahnuma-Family Planning Association of Pakistan. Online Webinar

This webinar will familiarize participants with added resources to ensure inclusive SRH emergency preparedness at the community level, including the new edition of the MISP Distance Learning Module, a series of Community Capacity and Needs Assessment (CCNA) tools, and the Facilitator’s Kit for Community preparedness for SRH and gender workshop with integrated action planning. It will also include the lessons and best practices in addressing community preparedness in Pakistan and in preparing to address SRHR in community level emergency preparedness in Nepal.

Apr 22, 2021 18:00-19:30 (Australia/Brisbane) Learn More

IMPACT 2021: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for Intersex People

IAWG LGBTQIA+ Sub-Working Group, Edge Effect Online Webinar

Despite a large body of research demonstrating significant variability in biological sex, sexual development, and bodies, common understandings of human biology and sexual development are dominated by a binary model. In this model, people are assumed to display unambiguous and congruent characteristics that are either female or male. Although changing, this binary model has guided our understanding of sexual and reproductive health and rights. Join us to find out more about Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for Intersex People and hear why Intersex issues are important and necessary to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights – especially in crisis settings.