DSW in 2016 – dispatch from Kenya!

Evelyn Samba Development Cooperation, Introducing..., Kenya, News, Support for Girls in Development, Youth Empowerment

Since the year 2000, DSW has been working with Kenyans enabling them to work towards a healthy future for all. We have done this by supporting a conversation about sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and what this means for Kenya’s efforts of improving health outcomes. We operate from Nairobi with a liaison office in Mombasa and programme interventions …

DSW in 2016 – dispatch from Ethiopia

Feyera Assefa Development Cooperation, Ethiopia, Introducing..., News, Youth Empowerment

      In the summer of 1994, right after the first International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) took event in Cairo, Egypt at which DSW participated; a new thinking had paved the path for a platform to an active campaign of SRHR issues in Ethiopia by DSW. Prior to its proactive engagement that eventually led to the opening …

DSW in 2016 – dispatch from Tanzania

Peter Owaga Development Cooperation, Introducing..., News, Tanzania, Youth Empowerment

DSW Tanzania is a DSW Country Office registered as a development and advocacy organisation. Our goal is to enable people to decide freely and responsibly about the number and spacing of their children. We believe that a person’s access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) is both a fundamental human right and a crucial step towards eliminating global poverty. Our …

A look at…DSW Kenya!

Shane O'Halloran Development Cooperation, Introducing..., Kenya, News, Support for Girls in Development, Youth Empowerment

Since the year 2000, DSW has been working with Kenyans enabling them to work towards a healthy future for all. We have done this by supporting a conversation about sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) and what this means for Kenya’s efforts of improving health outcomes. We operate from Nairobi with a liaison office in Mombasa and programme interventions …

A look at…DSW Tanzania!

Shane O'Halloran Development Cooperation, Introducing..., News, Tanzania, Youth Empowerment

DSW Tanzania is a DSW Country Office registered as a development and advocacy organization. Our goal is to enable people to decide freely and responsibly about the number and spacing of their children. We believe that a person’s access to sexual and reproductive health (SRH) is both a fundamental human right and a crucial step towards eliminating global poverty. Our …

A look at…DSW Ethiopia!

Shane O'Halloran Development Cooperation, Ethiopia, Introducing..., News, Youth Empowerment

In the summer of 1994, right after the first International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) took event in Cairo, Egypt at which DSW participated; a new thinking had paved the path for a platform to an active campaign of SRHR issues in Ethiopia by DSW. Prior to its proactive engagement that eventually led to the opening up a country …

A story of hope

Shane O'Halloran Development Cooperation, Introducing..., Poverty-Related and Neglected Diseases, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Success Stories, Support for Girls in Development, Youth Empowerment

  Today we have a special guest post from Bryan Jaybee, the winner of our Instagram #BeTheChange2015 photo & story contest. We asked him if he could share with us some further insights to his winning picture and he obliged us with this amazing story. We are extrememly thankful to him and to all contest entrants for their thoughtful responses. …

Euroresources.org | New Resource for CSO Funding

Andrew Pavao Development Cooperation, Introducing..., Sexual and Reproductive Health, Success Stories

“What kinds of grants are available from European donors?” “How can help make our proposals competitive?” “Where can we learn more?”… In most of the resource mobilisation trainings I have facilitated, these are among the most common questions I have been asked.   Thousands of organisations around the world want to do great work with their programmes, but as non-profits their search …

DSW launches updated “Sexual and Reproductive Health Facilitators’ Training Manual”

Leonie Osthues HIV & AIDS, Introducing..., Sexual and Reproductive Health, Support for Girls in Development, Youth Empowerment

After a lot of intensive work by colleagues at Head Office and in our country offices, DSW has recently revised its “Sexual and Reproductive Health Facilitators’ Training Manual”. The Manual, developed as part of DSW’s integrated Youth-to-Youth (Y2Y) Initiative in East Africa, constitutes a core reference document for our peer educator trainings!   The Manual promotes a participatory learning process …

Introducing… Eoghan Walsh, DSW Brussels

Eoghan Walsh Development Cooperation, Introducing...

  To celebrate the launch of our new blog, we are launching a new series to introduce the people that really make DSW the organisation it is. It is our excellent colleagues across DSW that allow it to be such an effective organisation and such a great place to work! This week, we introduce Eoghan Walsh, Communications Officer with DSW in …