WOMEN’S KNOWLEDGE OF REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS AND THEIR PARTICIPATION IN REPRODUCTIVE DECISION MAKING: AN EXPLORATIVE STUDY OF WOMEN IN ANKPA LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF KOGI STATE OF NIGERIA

Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science

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Title WOMEN’S KNOWLEDGE OF REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH RIGHTS AND THEIR PARTICIPATION IN REPRODUCTIVE DECISION MAKING: AN EXPLORATIVE STUDY OF WOMEN IN ANKPA LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF KOGI STATE OF NIGERIA
 
Creator BABA, ISMAIL B.
ZAIN, RAJWANI MD
IDRIS, MALLAM HUSSAYN UMAR
 
Description The paper explores women knowledge of Reproductive Health and Reproductive Health Rights in Nigeria using Ankpa Local Government of Kogi State as a unit of analysis.  Qualitative research was carried out using in-depth interviews. 20 married women were interviewed and 5 married women and 5 married men were discussants in the focus group discussion  in Ankpa local government area (LGA) of Kogi State and the findings revealed that cultural, religious, educations as well as empowerment of women are some of the impediment to reproductive health knowledge and rights in Nigeria. The paper suggest, educating women as well as creation of jobs opportunities.
 
Publisher International Knowledge Press
 
Date 2019-03-16
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JOGRESS/article/view/4485
 
Source Journal of Global Research in Education and Social Science; 2019 - Volume 13 [Issue 2]; 48-58
2454-1834
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://www.ikprress.org/index.php/JOGRESS/article/view/4485/4125
 

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