Legal Commitments for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Reproductive Rights for All

Sustainable Development Goal Indicator 5.6.2

Publication Date: February 2020

Publisher: UNFPA

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This brochure examines Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) Indicator 5.6.2, which focuses on the number of countries with laws and regulations that guarantee full and equal access to women and men aged 15 years and older to sexual and reproductive health care, information
and education. 

This indicator aims to increase the number of countries with laws and regulations that guarantee women and men full and equal access to sexual and reproductive health care, information and education, and to compel countries to remove legal barriers that interfere with this full and equal access.

This brochure explains the methodology for monitoring 5.6.2 and presents the data from 107 countries for SDG indicator 5.6.2.

More resources on SDG 5.6.2 can be found here.

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