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Sexual Health Education1Importanceof sexual health educationWomen's health issues are catching attention day-by-day. Many countries are conducting thesurvey on women health status and nourishment. In Egypt, demographic and health survey(EDHS) was conducted in 2005, which represent the household survey of 18134 women aged15-49 years. It also provides information about health, fertility, family planning child andmaternal health and nutrition (Francis, W. 2016)Women's access to contraception has adverse effects on women health and fertility. Decliningtotal fertility as a negative impact of contraception become an important factor in the mid-1980s.Total fertility rate remains above three live birth per women in Egypt. But short birth intervalshas an adverse impact on women's health as well as infant health. Optimal birth spacing can beachieved through the use of contraceptives and family planning. Individual directly involved inunintended pregnancy affected by health problems and indirectly affects the society as wellwhich is a major problem of public health, usage of contraceptive is a usual method most couplesare using who avoiding pregnancy. Every woman can find contraceptive method suited to theirage in this ideal world with numbers of contraceptive available in the market. Consequently,women adopted some contraceptive method until she is no longer exposed to changing lifecircumstances and risks of unintended pregnancy lead to change a different method.International consensusSexuality and reproductive health (SRH) are among the most fundamental aspects of life. Butgovernment give the least attention to it and doesn't include it on public policy because ofcultural and political sensitivities. SRH education restricts for youth, in Egypt traditional1
Sexual Health Education2religious and family values, designed to protect young people and they do not need to knowabout SRH issue until they are married.Role of international conference on population and development (ICPD)International consensus affirms that adolescents need and have a right to sexual and reproductivehealth information and services. There was a conference in 1994, named international conferenceon population and development (ICPD), 179 countries' government were the member of ICPD,Egypt was one of them.Egypt agreed that the information and services should be available for youth as well to help andunderstand their sexuality and protect their health.Egyptian policymakers consented to these agreements with reservations, but they indicate thatpolicies will be implementing the recommendations with the framework of Islamic laws. TheICPD Program of action and other agreements clearly states that individual countries convert thepolicies and programs in their ways that don't affect their laws, values, and culture. Individualrights and respond should not affect the policies and programs, who is in the midst of the processof physical, cognitive, emotional, social and moral maturation.ICPD has the number of NGOs in Egypt those are taking steps in developing youth SRHprograms, but few of these have the program. Modern contraceptive leads to a reduction inunwanted pregnancy, high fertility, and maternal mortality rates. Here is an indication thatreplacement level of fertility in Egypt pivots further declines in martial fertility. This is resultingfrom a reduction in wanted fertility and expansion in family planning program coverage. InEgypt, Total fertility rate falls from 3.9 to 3.1 from 1992 to 2005 respectively. But there areanother factor as well which stimulates high population in Egypt, child gender discriminatory2
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