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Declaration affirms global support for reproductive…

Ministers and representatives of Governments unanimously adopted a political declaration today reaffirming support for the Programme of Action of...

Female genital mutilation and human rights

Female genital mutilation (FGM), one of the most controversial and not-so-widely discussed harmful traditional practice, cannot be hidden anymore,...

In Sahel: Family planning meets climate…

Niger and other countries in the Sahel region of Africa are facing a brutal combination of the highest population...

‘Incredible moment’: impoverished Mali to give…

Sweeping health reforms, which also include free provision for pregnant women, heralded as national ‘turning point’ After decades of...

Fatimata Sy on partnering to expand…

When it launched in 2011, the Ouagadougou Partnership set an audacious goal for 2020: Increase the number of women using modern...

We are hiring a Senior Technical…

We are hiring! We are currently looking for a Senior Technical Manager as a key member of the senior...

ICFP 2018 comes to a close,…

A part of the 9 country Ouagadougou Partnership, it has the highest number of modern contraceptive users in the...

West African countries are leading the…

If the gender ratio of the 3,800 attendants of the fifth International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP), the world’s...

How $350 million funding will impact…

Stakeholders in global efforts to advance family planning and access to reproductive health services have welcomed the over $350-million...

First Lady Dismisses The ‘More Children,…

Rwanda’s First Lady, Jeannette Kagame has told participants at the International Conference on Family Planning that it is high...

This African billionaire wants us to…

Africa’s population is rapidly growing: from an estimated 140 million in 1900 to one billion in 2010, it is...

Join the Ouagadougou Partnership Coordination Unit…

The ICFP the largest scientific conference on reproductive health and family planning. “Held biennially since 2009, the ICFP serves...