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13 Jun
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Termination of Pregnancy

Abortion has been legal in South Africa since 1996.  According to the Choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act of 1996, women are entitled to terminate pregnancy as informed by conditions outlined in the law at no cost at government hospitals ...

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10 Dec
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Untangling the Evidence: A review of teenage pregnancy research and statistics in South Africa

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10 Dec
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Engaging Communities to Address Teenage Pregnancy in South Africa: A summary report from the Zola community in Soweto, Gauteng Province

Read more: Engaging Communities to Address Teenage Pregnancy in South Africa: A summary report from the Zola community in Soweto, Gauteng ProvinceEngaging Communities to Address Teenage Pregnancy in South Africa: A summary report from the Zola community in Soweto, Gauteng Province

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10 Dec
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Engaging Communities to Address Teenage Pregnancy in South Africa: A summary report from the N’wamitwa community in Tzaneen, Limpopo Province

Read more: Engaging Communities to Address Teenage Pregnancy in South Africa: A summary report from the N’wamitwa community in Tzaneen, Limpopo Province

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10 Dec
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Teen Pregnancy in South Africa: A literature review examining contributing factors and unique interventions

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19 Nov
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Answering Difficult Questions_A guide to addressing young women’s sexual and reproductive health

Talking about sex can be one of the most uncomfortable and awkward conversations that anyone can have. So much so that it gets dubbed by different names or phrases such as talking about “the birds and the bees”. The Difficult ...

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19 Nov
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Facilitator Manual_A workshop for health personnel on addressing the sexual and reproductive health services needs of young women in South Africa

Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) comprises of different facets that affect both men and women. It can be split into these four main categories which are; sexual health (is a state of physical, mental and social well being ...

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19 Nov
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Provincial report_Factors associated with Teenage Pregnancy in the Eastern Cape Province 2012

In line with international trends, current South African policy and plans identify sexual and reproductive health as a key priority area for health intervention. Both the prevention of unwanted pregnancies amongst teenagers and the provision of support to those who ...

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19 Nov
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Infographic_Access to comprehensive SRHR services for young people

Click here to download infograph: Infographic_Access to comprehensive SRHR services for young people

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19 Nov
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Factors associated with Teenage Pregnancy in Gauteng, South Africa

These are two newspaper articles that explore the factors associated with teenage pregnancy in Gauteng. Teens don’t like condoms by Poppy Louw written for The Times, 23 July 2013; Youth confess they don’t condomise by Zoe Mahopo written for The ...

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