Reproductive health and rights

Selected resources

Greene, Margaret E. and Thomas W. Merrick. 2015. A Business Case for Investing in Research on Adolescent Access to and Use of Contraception. Washington, DC: Alliance for Reproductive, Maternal and Newborn Health.

Svanemyr, Joar, Avni Amin, Omar J Robles and Margaret E. Greene. 2015. Creating an Enabling Environment for Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health: A framework and promising approaches. Journal of Adolescent Health 56(1S): S7-S14. See related blog post here.

Greene, Margaret E., Jill Gay, Gwendolyn Morgan, Regina Benevides, Fariyal Fikree. 2014. Reaching Young First-Time Parents for the Healthy Spacing of Second and Subsequent Pregnancies. Washington, DC: Evidence to Action Project.

Greene, Margaret E., Omar J. Robles, Sandeep Bathala and Lauren Herzer Risi. 2013. Delivering Success: Scaling Up Solutions for Maternal Health. Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Greene, Margaret E., Omar J. Robles, and Shareen Joshi. 2012. By Choice not by Chance: Family Planning, Human Rights and Development (State of World Population 2012). New York: UNFPA.

Greene, Margaret E. and Calyn M. Ostrowski. 2011. Delivering Solutions: Advancing Policy Dialogue to Improve Maternal Health. Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.

Jain, Saranga, Margaret E. Greene, Zayid Douglas, Myra Betron, and Katherine Fritz. 2011. AIDSTAR Africa Gender Compendium Case Study Series*. Arlington, VA: USAID’s AIDS Support and Technical Assistance Resources, AIDSTAR-One, Task Order 1.* (All titles in series except Emergency Planning for HIV Treatment Access in Conflict Settings.)

Murphy, Elaine, Margaret E. Greene, Alexandra Mihailovic, and Peter Olupot-Olupot. 2006. Was the ‘ABC’ Approach (Abstinence, Being Faithful, Using Condoms) Responsible for Uganda’s Decline in HIV? PLOS Medicine, September 12.

Greene, Margaret E. and Thomas W. Merrick. 2005. Poverty Reduction: Does Reproductive Health Matter? Washington, DC: World Bank.

Turnbull, Wendy, Margaret E. Greene, Jennifer Dusenberry, Barbara Crane and Valerie De Fillipo, with Rachael Pine and Cara Hesse. 2003. “Access Denied: US Restrictions on International Family Planning” (Case studies of Mexico City Policy impact.) Washington, DC: Population Action International.

Chaya, N., B. Johnston, R. Engelman, S. Ethelston and Margaret E. Greene. 2001. A World of Difference: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Risks Washington, DC: Population Action International.

Selected presentations

The Funders Network on Population and Reproductive Health and Rights, Albuquerque, NM, November 2010.

Effects of adolescent pregnancy and childbearing on girls’ prospects: A review of literature (with Thomas W. Merrick). Tackling Adolescent Reproductive Health: Impacts and Interventions to Address Them (World Bank meeting) Washington, DC, December 2009.

Forgotten Families: Ending the Growing Crisis Confronting Children and Working Parents in the Global Economy (Author meets critics panel, with Jody Heymann). Eastern Sociological Society, Philadelphia, PA, March 2007.

Poverty Reduction: Does Reproductive Health Matter (with Thomas W. Merrick.) Woodrow Wilson Center, Environmental Change and Security Project, Washington, DC, January 2006.

Reframing Reproductive Rights (keynote address). Conference organized at George Washington University, Washington, DC, March 2006.

Poverty Reduction: Does Reproductive Health Matter (with Thomas W. Merrick). Population Association of America, Philadelphia, PA, April 2005.

Marriage and Women’s Health: Evidence from the Developing World. Centers for Disease Control’s Conference on Women and Infectious Disease, Atlanta, GA, March 2004.

Education and Fertility—How Are They Linked? For the National Academies of Science, Washington, DC, March 2002.

Family Planning and Reproductive Health Programs in Sub-Saharan Africa: History and Prospects (with Fred Sai, Nada Chaya, Carolyn Vogel, and Ellen Davis). WHO Africa Regional Office Reproductive Health Taskforce meeting, Nairobi, Kenya, October, 2002.