Picture your research – MAXQDA Photo Contest

Posted in articles by on October 6, 2016

Working on a research project brings a researcher places that she/he might not have discovered otherwise. Last July researchers around world submitted photos from their own researcher projects to take part in MAXQDA’s photo contest. W&CHRC’s pre-doc researcher ASM Shahabuddin took part in MAXQDA photo context and his research picture entitled “Protect my happiness against … Read more »

Do adolescent girls in Bangladesh make childbearing decision by themselves?

Posted in articles by on June 30, 2016

A recent qualitative study (by our colleagues Shahabuddin ASM, Therese Delvaux and Vincent De Brouwere), aimed at exploring the factors that influence married adolescent girls’ decision-making process in relation to contraceptive methods use and childbearing in Bangladesh, explored that adolescent girls had very low decision-making autonomy towards contraceptive methods use … Read more »

Welcome Marie-Louise!

Posted in articles by on May 24, 2016

Marie-Louise is a midwife nurse from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Marie plans to spend 10 weeks at the department of Public Health at ITM and works closely with the unit of Maternal and Reproductive Health supervised by Pr. Vincent De Brouwere. Here is the story of Marie…