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Each April, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, is a time to highlight efforts that support survivors and the organizations in our communities working to end sexual violence. Over the last year, the #MeToo movement grabbed the country’s attention as survivors illuminated the harsh reality that...
Currently, we are surrounded by exciting signs of a strong global movement toward gender support and activism. #MeToo and #TimesUp have brought a resounding call for transparency and an impetus to action the U.S. has never seen. An increasing number of reports (...
The Duke Center for AIDS Research is hosting "Stories, Drinks, and Tasty Bites" to celebrate both International Women’s Day and the opening of the Center for Global Reproductive Health at Duke and to share efforts to improve the lives of women and...
Wendee Wechsberg to speak as the Special Distinguished Guest at the 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women
The 62nd session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York March 12- 23, 2018. This year’s theme is "Empowering Rural Women and Girls," and RTI International’s...
New program aims to increase use and adherence of HIV preventive medicine among girls and women in South Africa
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – A new program aims to increase the use of HIV preexposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) among vulnerable adolescent girls and young women who
Tasseli McKay will be a panelist during Duke University's Global Health Institute's Women's Healthy Symposium: "Advancing Women's Health in a Changing Political Environment." McKay, a social science researcher in RTI's Center for Justice, Safety &
No one should experience bias because of gender, especially when it comes to health, education, economic development, and political participation. RTI International is dedicated to ending gender disparities and inequalities.
RTI's Dr. Wendee Wechsberg to speak at North Carolina Chapter of U.S. National Committee for UN Women 4th Annual Luncheon
The North Carolina Chapter of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women is hosting its 4th Annual Luncheon on Tuesday, September 26th in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA. This year's theme is "Healthcare for Women." The purpose of this event is to educate participants on ways to improve...
RTI International hosted a panel discussion on building effective integrated health systems to help end maternal and child deaths.
By Landon Hughes Scholarship around transgender health–health care costs, access, and standards–is becoming more abundant. Recently, studies have revealed...