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Unfinished business: AIDS

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Next month, Frontline AIDS will launch a new Global Plan of Action for 2020 to 2025. The Global Plan sets out ten critical actions that will help the world to secure a future free from AIDS for everyone, everywhere.
• Action 1 pledges to engage and influence governments and donors to improve access to comprehensive HIV prevention services – including comprehensive sexuality education.
• Action 5 commits to challenging harmful and discriminatory social and gender norms that...

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(1)  Intensify our efforts for the full, effective and accelerated implementation and funding of the ICPD Programme of Action, Key Actions for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action of the ICPD, the outcomes of its reviews, and Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development

Modes of engagement:

  • Policy and guidance
  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Global
To be actioned in : Global
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Facilitate the ending of maternal and child mortality in the Horn of Africa

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In the Horn of Africa, Italy will support national health system in four programmatic areas: sexual and reproductive health, adolescent and youth, gender equality and empowerment of women and population dynamics.

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(3) Zero preventable maternal deaths and maternal morbidities, such as obstetric fistulas, by, inter alia, integrating a comprehensive package of sexual and reproductive health interventions, including access to safe abortion to the full extent of the law, measures for preventing and avoiding unsafe abortions, and for the provision of post-abortion care, into national UHC strategies, policies and programmes, and to protect and ensure all individuals’ right to bodily integrity, autonomy and reproductive rights, and to provide access to essential services in support of these rights.

Mode of engagement:

  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Italy
To be actioned in : Africa
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Harnessthe promise of the demographic dividend in West Africa

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In West Africa, Italy will support the improvement of youth access and quality to health care and services, the building and strengthening of mechanisms for the youth empowering as well as promote campaigns for the social and behavioral change of adolescents.

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(8) Investing in the education, employment opportunities, health, including family planning and sexual and reproductive health services, of adolescents and youth, especially girls, so as to fully harness the promises of the demographic dividend.

Mode of engagement:

  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Italy
To be actioned in : Africa
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New Bill in the Republic of Kazakhstan on prevention and response to gender-based violence and ratification of Istanbul Convention

Commitment description:

Measures are being taken to create in society an atmosphere of “zero tolerance” for violence against women and children. A Bill has been submitted to Parliament providing for tougher penalties for sexual violence against children, for domestic violence against women, and for human trafficking.
Deputies of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan initiated a new version of the Law on the prevention of domestic violence, which is currently being considered. This Bill...

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(5) (a) Zero sexual and gender-based violence and harmful practices, including zero child, early and forced marriage, as well as zero female genital mutilation; b) Elimination of all forms of discrimination against all women and girls, in order to realize all individuals’ full socio-economic potential.

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  • Change or creation of legislation
Commitment made in : Kazakhstan
To be actioned in : Kazakhstan
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Reducing the Age of receiving health services without parental consent in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Commitment description:

The Government of Kazakhstan is working to reduce the legal age by which an adolescent can access health services without parental consent from 18 to 16. This is being done through development of a new Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On Health of People and the Healthcare System” which is currently being discussed in the Parliament for approval by 2021.

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(4) Access for all adolescents and youth, especially girls, to comprehensive and age-responsive information, education and adolescent-friendly comprehensive, quality and timely services to be able to make free and informed decisions and choices about their sexuality and reproductive lives, to adequately protect themselves from unintended pregnancies, all forms of sexual and  gender-based violence and harmful practices, sexually transmitted infections, including HIV/AIDS, to facilitate a safe transition into adulthood.

Mode of engagement:

  • Change or creation of legislation
Commitment made in : Kazakhstan
To be actioned in : Kazakhstan
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Financing Youth Friendly SRH services in the Republic of Kazakhstan

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Starting from January 2020, in addition to the State Guaranteed Health Benefit Package which already provides free services to all pregnant women, the Government will cover 91 outpatient Youth Friendly Sexual and Reproductive Health Services through a newly introduced Social Health Insurance System. This will cover all Young People, including those under 18, all university and vocational students as well as all unemployed (officially registered) Young People below 28 years of age.
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(4) Access for all adolescents and youth, especially girls, to comprehensive and age-responsive information, education and adolescent-friendly comprehensive, quality and timely services to be able to make free and informed decisions and choices about their sexuality and reproductive lives, to adequately protect themselves from unintended pregnancies, all forms of sexual and  gender-based violence and harmful practices, sexually transmitted infections, including HIV/AIDS, to facilitate a safe transition into adulthood.

Mode of engagement:

  • Budgetary and financial
Commitment made in : Kazakhstan
To be actioned in : Kazakhstan
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Young people at policy tables

Commitment description:

We commit to working with the Government and stakeholders to ensure that the diversity within the group of youth is respected, and their special need is recognized. We will work to reduce the unmet need for family planning services and information among young people with disabilities by building their advocacy capacity and linking them with the government for meaningful space at policy level, to lobby for young people with disability-friendly family
planning policies at the national,...

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(11) Committing to the notion that nothing about young people’s health and well-being can be discussed and decided upon without their meaningful involvement and participation (“nothing about us, without us”).

Mode of engagement:

  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Nepal
To be actioned in : Nepal
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Menstrual health friendly community

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We commit to working with the Government and stakeholders to collaborate for zero tolerance to menstrual discrimination. We commit to achieving that by building the capacity of young people to make rights-based informed decisions related to their menstrual health practices, and to be able to demand menstrual health-friendly community with their gatekeepers such as school management, teachers, parents, peers, community and local government.

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(5) (a) Zero sexual and gender-based violence and harmful practices, including zero child, early and forced marriage, as well as zero female genital mutilation; b) Elimination of all forms of discrimination against all women and girls, in order to realize all individuals’ full socio-economic potential.

Mode of engagement:

  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Nepal
To be actioned in : Nepal
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Building Child Marriage Free Communities

Commitment description:

The Her Choice alliance commits to zero harmful practices, including child marriage and female genital mutilation (FGM). The 27 partner organizations of the Her Choice alliance in 10 countries in Africa and Asia commit to:

i) empower 200.000 girls by providing the opportunity to build their knowledge and skills to exercise their right to choose if, when, and whom to marry;
ii) mobilize 3000 communities to raise awareness of the harmful consequences of child marriage and FGM,...

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(5) (a) Zero sexual and gender-based violence and harmful practices, including zero child, early and forced marriage, as well as zero female genital mutilation; b) Elimination of all forms of discrimination against all women and girls, in order to realize all individuals’ full socio-economic potential.

Mode of engagement:

  • Programmatic action
Commitment made in : Global
To be actioned in : Global
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Policy and Program

Commitment description:

To advocate for policies and programs of action that raise awareness, mindset change to mitigate/reverse the widespread crisis of teenage pregnancies in African communities.

Based on successful experience of supporting leadership capacity building in advocacy for youth-led organizations, we commit to mobilize stakeholders to create and sustain networks and communities of practice in Africa for youth responsive programs

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(4) Access for all adolescents and youth, especially girls, to comprehensive and age-responsive information, education and adolescent-friendly comprehensive, quality and timely services to be able to make free and informed decisions and choices about their sexuality and reproductive lives, to adequately protect themselves from unintended pregnancies, all forms of sexual and  gender-based violence and harmful practices, sexually transmitted infections, including HIV/AIDS, to facilitate a safe transition into adulthood.

Mode of engagement:

  • Policy and guidance
Commitment made in : Africa
To be actioned in : Africa

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