5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

5th Annual RH Conference

Theme: “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gap” Nov 9 & 10, 2023

4th Annual RH Symposium

Theme: “Sustaining Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Amid Emerging Global Challenges” Nov 25 & 26, 2022

4th Annual RH Symposium

Theme: “Sustaining Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Amid Emerging Global Challenges” Nov 25 & 26, 2022

4th Annual RH Symposium

Theme: “Sustaining Sexual and Reproductive Health Services Amid Emerging Global Challenges” Nov 25 & 26, 2022

About us

By working closely with St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College, we aim to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity through coordinated sexual reproductive health and rights clinical service, training, research and advocacy to enable girls and women to reach their full potential.

Improving Service

We aim to improve quality of SRH care through enhancing access to information and services, building ICT capacity and Quality Improvement (QI) activities to ensure systematic and measurable improvement in service delivery.

Improving Training

We aim to strengthen pre and in-service trainings to produce the next generation of competent RH service providers, advocates, leaders and researchers.

Improving Research

We aim to improve and strengthen the capacity of our partner institution to conduct high quality and impactful SRH researches that address community needs and generate scientific evidence that can be used to inform policy and advocacy.

Improving Advocacy

We aim to become strong advocate for reproductive health and rights through different community engagement strategies.

Family Planning and Reproductive Health Fellows 2024

St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights(SPIRHR) had the delight to welcome in two new fellows for the Family planning and Reproductive Health program at SPHMMC this past month.  Dr. Brigitte Irankunda an obstetrician and gynecologist from Rwanda who...

Second Round of Electronic Data Collection Workshop for 2024

St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights(SPIRHR) organized and conducted a two days training workshop on "Introduction to KoboToolbox: an electronic data capturing and management platform" for the second time from January 4-5,2024, at the CPD hall. The...

Journalists Workshop On Safe Motherhood

The St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights(SPIRHR) recently had a workshop on Safe Motherhood ,to mark the end of Safe Motherhood Month , for journalists in collaboration with St Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College. The advocacy team led the...

Post placental Intrauterine Copper Device Insertion Training

The academic pillar of SPIRHR recently conducted a training on post placental intrauterine copper device(PPIUCD) insertion training for residents of SPHMMC Ob/Gyn residents and midwives. The trainings were held in 2 cohorts for ObGyn residents and in 3 cohorts for the...

Electronic Data Collection Workshop

The St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights (SPIRHR) organized and conducted a training workshop on "Introduction to KoboToolbox: an electronic data capturing and management platform" from November 30 to December 1, 2023, at the CPD hall. The...

5th Annual RH Conference

The 5th RH conference of St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights (SPIRHR) and St. Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College was held with the theme of “Advancing Adolescents and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights: Bridging the Gaps'' from...

Women in Research Panel Discussion

While a growing number of women are enrolling in universities, many opt-out at the highest levels required for a research career. According to a UNESCO report, women make up only 8% of researchers in Ethiopia.  Recognizing the role that women have played in research...

SPIRHR Webinar Series

SPIRHR as an institution dedicated to professional development and knowledge sharing launched its State of the Art Webinars in January of 2022. In collaboration with St.Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College and other local and international partners, we have...

3rd Annual RH Symposium

As part of our research related activities SPIRHR in collaboration with the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of St. Paul Hospital Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC) hosts an annual gathering of practitioners, researchers, and policymakers together as part of...

SPIRHR conducted training for young SRHR advocates

St. Paul Institute for Reproductive Health and Rights (SPIRHR), in collaboration with the Ethiopian Medical Students Association, has trained its second cohort of young SRHR advocates as part of its Youth SRHR Champions Project. The project, which began in 2021, aims...

Advancing Service Accessibility

We strive to build a quality and accessible Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) service

We partner with St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College to advance its SRH service by closely working with its Obstetrics and Gynecology department to support “Michu” reproductive health clinic.

In realization of our core vision and with generous support from Center for Reproductive Health Training (CIRHT), we established Tsedey Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinic, a Women’s Health Clinic to increase access to quality Reproductive Health services.

Continuing Professional Development

We are accredited Continuing Professional Development (CPD) provider in Ethiopia focusing on sexual and reproductive health (SRH).

One of the training we deliver through our CPD center is a regular global sexual and reproductive health (SRH) state-of-the-art lecture series webinar where topics from evidence based practice to policy issues will be presented.

Getting the Word Out

We strive to become a strong advocate for reproductive health and rights through different community engagement strategies.

We collaborate with partners and youth groups to utilze muti-tier communication medium for awareness creation and SRHR advocacy.

About CPD Center

Through collaboration with St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC), we have accumulated experience of planning and offering various trainings to health professionals in various SRH fields. The establishment of a Continuing Professional Development (CPD) center provides an opportunity to pull resources to conduct more cycles of standardized trainings and events in various areas of sexual and reproductive health. The CPD accredited training courses, workshops, webinars and events (such as our annual reproductive health symposia) allow professionals to use the learning time towards individual CPD requirements.

Family Planning and CAC Training

With exceptional talents of our panel of experts on family planning & CAC services, we are ready to contribute our share for continued professional growth.

E-learning and Certificate Verification

For any certificate your received from us through face-to-face, live online webinar or our e-learning platform, you can click here to verify your certificate.

Need SRH training package?

You can reach us by email at cpd@spirhr.org

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We are involved in multiple activities in the sexual and reproductive health clinical, training, research and advocacy areas towards achiving our goal of enabling girs and women to reach their full potential. Here are some of those activites we think you would be interested in.

SPIRHR bulletin

With the aim to help create awareness and show the existing challenges of SRHR, which will foster resource mobilization and allocation, our biannual bulletin is intended to update partners and stakeholders on the progress made and challenges encountered. Click for more...

Research support

We collaborate with our partners to produce an impactful SRHR research output. Click for more...

Annual RH symposium

The annaul RH symposium is intended to bring practitioners, researchers and policy makers together to share findings and recommendations for the betterment of the sexual and reproductive health services. Click here to explore previous symposiums.

Research repository

An online research repository for the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology expected to improve communications of research outputs with a wider audience by capturing and preserving research outputs of the department. Click to visit the repository...

CPD Activity Database

You can use this online database to verify certificates acquired through face-to-face, online or our e-learning platform courses.

Management protocol

We collaborated with the department of OBGYN at St. Paul's Hospital Millinieum Medical Colleage to make its management protocol available as an android mobile application to provide easy, efficient, and up-to-date access. Click here to get the app.

Our Partners