What do Texas and Kenya have in common?

Photo credit: K Culwell, 2017.

Woefully inadequate sex education.

Having recently traveled to Kenya and heard the voices of many young people describing the barriers they face to accessing contraception and avoiding unwanted pregnancies and STIs, I was still moved by this excellent article describing research done by The Guttmacher Institute which revealed the lack of sex ed in Kenya.

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I’ve specialized in women’s reproductive health for over 18 years, including as a Medical Officer for the World Health Organization in Geneva...

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