March edition of Sexual Health, Reproductive Health and HIV eBulletin out today

Posted 16 March 2021

Date: 16 Mar 2021

Type: FSRH News and Information

The March issue of the Sexual Health, Reproductive Health and HIV Policy eBulletin is out now. This month's edition includes information about the Government’s upcoming Women’s Health Strategy, promoting sexual and reproductive health in Scotland, and updated clinical resources.

In this month’s eFeature Ineala Theophilus, Love Sex Life Partnership service manager, describes how the Partnership is driving a new approach which is responsive to barriers impacting the sexual and reproductive health of their local communities and which seeks to create more culturally sensitive sexual and reproductive health systems and services.

This month’s roundup includes  a joint manifesto from BASHH, FSRH and RCOG on promoting Scotland’s sexual and reproductive health ahead of the Scottish May elections; the announcement by NHS England of a new trial of HPV home testing kits in areas where screening appointment attendance is low; the launch of an all-party parliamentary group inquiry into HIV testing across the UK; a new guide from the Sex Education Forum to help schools consider how external agencies can best contribute to RSE and a new publication from the National LGBT Partnership on LBT Women’s Health.

You can read the March edition here and subscribe to the eBulletin here.