Asunción was the venue for the XVI Latin American Congress of Infants and Adolescents Obstetrics and Gynecology.

From the 29thof May to the 1stof June, the XVI Congress Obstetrics and Gynaecology of Childhood and Adolescents took place in the city of Asunción, and was organized by the

Latin American Association of Obstetrics and Gynaecology for Childhood and Adolescence (ALOGIA) and the Paraguayan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology for Childhood and Adolescence. 

Professionals from the hole of Latin America and other continents participated in the event, creating spaces of academic excellency to contribute to improving the care level of health professionals; which will be beneficial for all children and adolescents in a comprehensive manner and with a special focus on sexual and reproductive health. 

Juan Rassmuss Echecopar Foundation celebrates and congratulates the hard work health professionals from Ñagareko have put in to participate in an event which brought key note speeches. Part of our staff from the Juan Rassmuss Foundation also participated in some of the Congress plenaries, such as “Legal aspects of adolescent consultation”, dissertation by the lawyer Claudia Sanabria, who emphasized adolescents right to sexual and reproductive health in Paraguay and the juridical clarity on this issue within society. 

Lawyer Claudia Sanabria, Ministry of Public Health