African Journal of Reproductive Health (AJRH) is published by the Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC). It is a multidisciplinary and international journal that publishes original research, comprehensive review articles, short reports and commentaries on reproductive health in Africa. The journal strives to provide a forum for African authors, as well as others working in Africa, to share findings on all aspects of reproductive health, and to disseminate innovative, relevant and useful information on reproductive health throughout the continent.

AJRH is indexed and included in Index Medicus/MEDLINE. The abstracts and tables of contents are published online by INASP at while full text is published at and by Bioline International at http://www.bioline It is also abstracted in Ulrich’s Periodical, Feminist Periodicals African Books Publishing Records.

La Revue Africaine de santé de la Reproduction (RASR) est publiée par le Women’s Health and Action Research Centre (WHARC). C’est une revue à la fois pluridisciplinaire et internationale qui publie des articles de recherche originaux, des articles de revue détaillés, de brefs rapports et des commentaires sur la santé de la reproduction en Afrique. La Revue s’efforce de fournir un forum aussi bien à des auteurs africains qu'a des professionels qui travaillent en Afrique, afin qu'ils puissent partager leurs découvertes dans tous les aspects de la santé de reproduction et diffuser à travers le continent, des informations innovatrices, pertinentes et utiles dans ce domaine de santé de la reproduction.

La RASR est indexée et figure sur I’Index Medicus/MEDLINE. Les résumés et les tables des matières sont publiés en ligne par INASP sur le site web tandis que le texte est publié à par Bioline International sur le site web est également résumé dans Ulrich Periodical, feminist Periodical et African Books Publishing Records

Published: 2023-09-16

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