SRHR policies and laws


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You can view a list of the SRHR documents in the list below. You can also search the documents by country, category, document type, year and language. You can choose a particular country or a particular year, or you can choose of combination of any of the five options. Click on the down arrow next to the option and make your choice. Then click on the search button and the results will display below.

South Africa: Domestic Violence Amendment Bill, 2020

Seeks to amend the Domestic Violence Act 1998 so as to regulate certain definitions and enhance social protection of victims of domestic violence. Download the resource

March 17, 2020

Zambia: Demographic and Health Survey, 2018

Demographic and health indicator data for Zambia 2018. Download the resource

January 1, 2020

South Africa: Prescription in Civil and Criminal Matters Sexual Offences, 2019

To amend the Prescription Act, 1969, so as to extend the list of sexual offences in respect of which prescription does not commence to run under certain circumstances regarding a debt that is based on the alleged commission of any of those sexual offences; to amend the Criminal Procedure Act, 1977, so as to extend […]

November 22, 2019

Mauritius: Press statement on Children’s Bill, 2019

A press conference statement by civil society organisation in support of the Children’s bill. Download the resource

September 15, 2019

South Africa: Sanitary Dignity Policy Framework, 2019

A policy framework that aims to promote sanitary dignity and products to indigent persons. Download the resource

June 13, 2019

Botswana: High Court decriminalises homosexuality, 2019

An analysis of Botswana High Court ruling on homosexuality. Download the resource

June 11, 2019

Namibia: UNFPA MIC Policy Brief, 2019

Policy brief also shows data on various SRHR indicators for Namibia. Download the resource

May 17, 2019

Lesotho: Marriage Act 1974

Act No 10 of 1974 To make provision for the solemnization and registration of marriages Download resource

April 2, 2019

Zimbabwe: Abortion Incidence Study 2018

The paper uses the Abortion Incidence Complications Method (AICM) to estimate the incidence of induced abortion in Zimbabwe. Download the resource  

October 31, 2018

Mozambique: Plano Nac Prev Combate Violencia Baseada no Genero 2018-2021

National Gender based violence prevention strategy to combat all manifestations of discrimination and exclusion based on differences in culture, ethnic origin, gender, race, religion, region of origin and political party membership; to intensify peaceful coexistence among Mozambicans, promoting a culture of peace, dialogue, tolerance, humanism and reconciliation in all spheres of political, economic, social, cultural and […]

August 15, 2018