National policy on sexual and reproductive health
The High maternal mortality rate, high adolescent fertility rate, unmet need for family planning, and on-going problems with sexual and gender based violence are some of the indicators that highlight a need for comprehensive sexuality education and evidence based interventions. This SRH Policy provides concrete areas of focus and is aligned to internationl and national policies and frameworks.
It addresses reproductive health and rights challenges faced by Swazis and outlines implications for the different levels in the Ministry of Health. It also recognises the role that other sectors play in improving the SRH of the people of the Kingdom of Swaziland.