Leave No One Behind

Leave No One Behind

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UK domestic implementation of Sustainable Development Goals In January this year, Feminine Vitae (FV) submitted written evidence to the House of Commons International Development Committee about the review of the UK progress on the delivery of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The report published on the 16th July 2019, outlines recommendations for the implementation of the SDGs at domestic and international level. United Nations Sustainable Development Goals One of the SDGs’ ethos is that development should be inclusive, hence ‘leaving no one behind’. Accordingly, the domestic implementation of the SDGs should include the need of all women, including those affected by severe reproductive health symptoms. Especially SDG 5, which promote gender equality and encourage States to empower all women and girls. For this reason, FV submitted a contribution…
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Submission to the Women and Work APPG 2018

Submission to the Women and Work APPG 2018

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Our submission to the Women and Work All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) November 2018 "Since the publication of this article, Feminine Vitae has been invited to Parliament for the launch of the APPG 's toolkit of practical suggestions, hints, and tips for employers on Monday 28th January 2019" Please find below an extract of our submission. Socio-economic impact of reproductive health conditions The impact of these conditions on women’s career progression and financial security remains under-recognised. Despite a significant proportion of women in the UK being affected by reproductive health conditions such as endometriosis, fibroids, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and fertility problems, the impact of these conditions on women’s career progression and financial security remains under-recognised. In light of this, Feminine Vitae submitted recommendations to the Women and Work APPG on…
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Something to watch in the meantime

Something to watch in the meantime

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Videos Thank you for your patience while we are updating our Interviews & news section. In the meantime, check out some of our video interviews on our Youtube channel here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHmzLq-Y6So https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_OS3PPSNQ8 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XR2zg1sTDlg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flxDq21Fwnw
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