Family Planning: A Win-Win for Women and Climate Changehttp://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/17064747998_a5fc1a1b43_b-950.jpg
Climate change is one of the key investment areas that has been identified by Women Deliver’s Deliver for Good Campaign. Deliver for Good is a global campaign that applies a gender lens to the Sustainable Development Goals and promotes 12 critical investments in girls and women to power progress for all. For the second year running, The Margaret Pyke Trust has provided the feature article on this theme marking the opening of the annual global climate change conference, COP 23, beginning today in Bonn, Germany.
Family planning training commences in rural Limpopo, South Africahttp://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/DSC_0389-950.jpg
Population & Sustainability Network member, the Thohoyandou Victim Empowerment Programme (TVEP), has this week commenced community based training on family planning and other issues in the rural community of Tshilwavhusiku, in Limpopo Province, South Africa. The community dialogues have been prepared by TVEP and Population & Sustainability Network coordinator, the Margaret Pyke Trust.
Moving Population, Health & Environment forward in East Africahttp://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/PACE-PHE-Symposium-photo-Sept-2017-Entebbe-Uganda-e1507636935294.jpg
For two days in September 2017, Population, Health and Environment (PHE) project implementers, policy makers, and donors gathered in Entebbe Uganda, at the Population, Health & Environment Symposium, hosted by the Lake Victoria Basin Commission and supported by the K4Health project and PACE. Eight of the 21 members of the Population & Sustainability Network were represented at the Symposium, including Network coordinator, the Margaret Pyke Trust, whose Chief Executive spoke about the Trust’s PHE advocacy.
How conservation programmes can be strengthened by meeting family planning needshttp://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Slider-image-10-July.jpg
As part of the global Family Planning Summit, our coordinating member, the Margaret Pyke Trust, is hosting a major event in London today, highlighting why reproductive health and rights are not only critical for the health and empowerment of women and girls, but also how family planning can strengthen conservation efforts.
Choosing sustainability: Future Planning for Climate Change - Making the connections between sexual and reproductive health and rights and environmenthttp://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/DSC08139-950.jpg
The Margaret Pyke Trust, with the Population & Sustainability Network, jointly with member organisations, Deutsche Stiftung Weltbevölkerung (DSW) and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF), hosted a Lab Debate on 8 June at the European Development Days in Brussels.
Welcome to Pathfinder International – our latest member!http://populationandsustainability.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/950pathryfinds.jpg
We are delighted to welcome Pathfinder International into our Network. Pathfinder’s work is driven by the conviction that all people, regardless of where they live, have the right to decide whether and when to have children, to exist free from fear and stigma, and to lead the lives they choose.
WHO WE ARE
The Population & Sustainability Network, a global alliance, promotes sexual and reproductive health and rights as a critical element of sustainable development. The Network was launched as a Partnership for Sustainable Development under the UN Commission for Sustainable Development in 2004. The Network is administered and coordinated by the staff of the Margaret Pyke Trust, from their London offices. Read more...