7th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights (APCRSHR) (APCRSHR)
Organization: Philippine NGO Council on Population, Health and Welfare
|Event Date/Time: Jan 21, 2014 / 7:00 am - (GMT +8:00 hours)||End Date/Time: Jan 24, 2014 / 9:00 pm - (GMT +8:00 hours)|
|Registration Date: Jan 22, 2014||Time: 12:00:00(GMT +8:00 hours)|
|Early Registration Date: Jun 15, 2013||Time: 12:00:00(GMT +8:00 hours)|
|Abstract Submission Date: Jun 15, 2013||Time: 12:00:00(GMT +8:00 hours)|
The theme for the 7th APCRSHR is: Examining achievements, good practices and challenges: Towards a strategic positioning of SRHR for all.
On the 20th year after the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo and the year before the reckoning of the MDG achievements, civil society organizations in collaboration with government policy makers, program implementers, and development partners would gather at the Philippine International Convention Center on January 21-24,2014 for the 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights. This conference would provide an opportunity for the participants to examine the region’s performance, current good practices for diverse population segments (adolescents and youth, women of reproductive age, men,and the elderly), the roles and accountability of different stakeholders, as well as lessons learned. issues and challenges in realizing the ICPD Program of Action and in attaining the SRHR-related MDGs.
This gathering would also generate new paradigms, innovative ideas and strategies that would address emerging SRHR issues and challenges beyond 2015. The conference will include several formats, namely: Plenary Session; Parallel Session; Satellite Session and Poster Presentation.