Sexual and Reproductive Health

Sexual and reproductive health was given an international consensus definition at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in 1994.  At its core is promotion of reproductive health, voluntary and safe sexual and reproductive choices for individuals and couples, including decisions on family size and timing of marriage.

Sexuality and reproduction are vital aspects of personal identity and are fundamental to human wellbeingfulfilling relationship within diverse cultural contexts.

Sound reproductive health is integral to the vision that every child is wanted, every birth is safe, every young person is free from HIV, and every girl and woman is treated with dignity.  Implicit in this vision is the idea that men and women will be able to exercise their rights to information on and access to safe, affordable and acceptable methods of fertility regulation as well as quality health care services.

Human Touch Foundation believes that access to quality sexual and reproductive health is both a fundamental human right and a critical development issue. SRHR is a vital component of our work to reduce poverty and social injustice. Through our HIV-SRHR integrated programmes, we underlying and systemic factors, including gender inequality, policy barriers, and power imbalances that have an impact on health.

Call us for a 90-minute session on SRHR and HIV with contribution of Rs. 2,500/-. Write to us at getintouch@humantouch.ngo