Women’s Empowerment and Reproductive Health

Links Throughout the Life Cycle

No. of pages: 24

Publication Date: 2000

Author: UNFPA

ISBN: 0-89714-517-8

After describing the international consensus reached in Beijing about empowering women and ending gender inequality, and defining key human rights concepts, the report examines key issues related to reproductive health and rights that affect women throughout their lives. Topics covered include: Early life chances, The mutual relationship between reproductive health and education, Adolescence and the transition to adulthood, Marriage and the family, Labour force participation and employment, Reproductive health and violence and Issues affecting the health of older women

Related content

News
“Must a girl be of lesser value than a boy?" Wen Xiujuan asked, after having two daughters.
News
In 1994, the world was transforming. Motherhood would never been quite the same.
Publications

This report presents an analysis of the recommendations made by the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) on the issues of sexual and reproductive health and rights and gender-based violence. It also reviews the implementation of these recommendations b

Pages

We use cookies and other identifiers to help improve your online experience. By using our website you agree to this. To learn more, including how to change your settings, see our cookies policy.

X