Women’s right to reproductive and sexual healthprovides women with the rights of having privacy, the right of being free fromtorture, the right to education and health, and the proscription of discrimination.It is the capacity of a woman to cautiously and freely make decisions regardingher reproductive organs and sexual activities. Seeing as the DRC women population suffer fromhigh rates of maternal deaths, The Democratic Republic of Congo has beenworking to resolve such implications and provide women with health carefacilities that aid with the reduction of maternal mortality, such as Thesexual and reproductive health program for the next generation that beganin 2013, the missions of this program are: to give correct information to peersabout their sexual and reproductive rights, to supply women with contraceptivesand products regarding their sexual and reproductive health, it is also toraise awareness among men that family planning should be applied with theconsent of women, and finally to offer high quality hospitals and healthcenters. The Democratic Republic of Congoabides by the UN human right charter, the DRC ensure the protection andpromotion of women and see to eliminate any discrimination against them, theDRC also see it important that people are aware of the full potential of womenand their importance to the country’s development. Women with HIV/AIDS are alsoprovided with the law of protection and prohibition of discrimination. Educationis bleak for Congolese women and girls, The Democratic Republic of Congo withthe help of UNICEF distributed school kits and assist families with school feesfor their daughters to be able to get her right to education. After naturaldisasters and conflicts the DRC and UNICEF rebuild school facilities andeducational centers.
The Democratic Republic of Congohas took action towards women’s right to sexual and reproductive health byraising awareness campaigns to educate women about their rights and give menlessons about how women should be treated and given the choice of pregnancy, itcooperated with the UN and UNICEF to develop their country and show theexclusivity of women.