These are interactive tools developed by WHO’s Department of Reproductive Health and Research (including HRP).
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Search WHO guidelines in sexual and reproductive health and rights
This tool enables users to search WHO guidelines for individual recommendations across multiple guidelines with additional links to evidence and full texts.
Optimizing health worker roles for maternal and newborn health
An interactive tool aiming to rationalize the distribution of tasks and responsibilities among cadres of health workers in maternal and newborn health.
Maternal Mortality Rate Country Progress Calculator
This tool enables users to calculate what Annual Rate of Reduction (ARR) is needed in any given country to reach the 2030 Sustainable Development Goal for maternal mortality.
Postpartum Family Planning Compendium
The tool provides tailored recommendations for postpartum contraceptive methods based on information entered about a woman’s medical condition and other characteristics.
Medical Eligibility Criteria Wheel
This is an animated version of the Medical Eligibility Criteria wheel for starting use of contraceptive methods, based on Medical Eligibility Criteria for Contraceptive Use, 5th edition.
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WHO Department of Reproductive Health and Research
Including the UNDP-UNFPA-UNICEF-WHO-World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP). Providing leadership on matters critical to sexual and reproductive health including research; setting of norms and standards; and promoting an ethical and human-rights-based approach.
A wide range of publications on matters relating to sexual and reproductive health and rights are available to download free of charge in a number of different languages.
The WHO Reproductive Health Library
A curated collection of high-quality evidence in reproductive health, published by the World Health Organization.