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Sex education can reduce teen pregnancies, says Fida

News Summed Up 2020-07-25 05:30:00

Inaccurate or misleading information on sexual and reproductive health may be to blame for the rise in cases of teenage pregnancies, Fida Kenya has said. Kamada spoke Thursday during a webinar on the Reproductive Health Bill, 2019. She said the Bill proposes adolescents have access to reproductive health services including access to guidance and counselling, and age-appropriate mentorship programmes. "The Reproductive Health Bill goes beyond pregnancy and abortion. "There are also social and cultural factors that hinder the enjoyment of sexual reproductive health rights for various groups.