Fact Sheets

The DREAMS Partnership

Posted on February 12, 2018

The DREAMS Partnership is a public-private partnership between the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Girl Effect to reduce the disproportionate level of new HIV infections among adolescent girls and young women in sub-Saharan Africa.

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Female genital cutting & SRHR

Posted on February 2, 2018

Female genital cutting violates human rights principles and impacts the sexual and reproductive health and rights of the 200 million women and girls who have experienced cutting.

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2017 U.S. DREAMS Partnership: Breaking Barriers to HIV Prevention for Adolescent Girls & Young Women

Posted on November 30, 2017

A 2017 field report on sexual and reproductive health and rights in the U.S. DREAMS Partnership in Swaziland and Uganda

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Report Summary: 2017 U.S. DREAMS Partnership

Posted on November 30, 2017

A 2017 field report on sexual and reproductive health and rights in the U.S. DREAMS Partnership in Swaziland and Uganda

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Female Condoms: A Tool for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Posted on September 14, 2017

Female condoms are currently the only available prevention method designed for women to initiate that provide effective protection against unintended pregnancy and STI and HIV transmission. They are also an important method of protection for people of all genders who engage in receptive vaginal or anal sex, as female condoms give them more agency over their sexual health. They should be a standard option in an array of available methods for contraception and STI/HIV prevention to meet women’s diverse needs and preferences.

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2016 U.S. DREAMS Partnership: Breaking Barriers to HIV Prevention for Adolescent Girls & Young Women

Posted on November 30, 2016

A 2016 field report on sexual and reproductive health and rights in the U.S. DREAMS Partnership in South Africa and Kenya

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U.S. Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls & SRHR

Posted on October 11, 2016

Sixty-two million girls are not in school and 250 million adolescent girls are living in poverty worldwide. To address this global challenge, in March of 2016, the U.S. Department of State released the United States Global Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls. What does it mean for SRHR?

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Zika (With EndNotes)

Posted on September 29, 2016

Zika is a mosquito-borne virus with symptoms that include fever, rash, joint pain, conjunctivitis, and headache, which last from several days to a week.

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