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Three secrets behind the Ouagadougou Partnership’s…

Read this post in French here. The Ouagadougou Partnership Annual Meeting is my favorite meeting of the year and this year it...

Côte d’Ivoire efforts to reach 36…

Recently a report was launched in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi that claimed countries in Sub-Saharan countries have observed a spike...

PRB Is Accepting Applications for the…

Evidence‐driven communication materials paired with effective advocacy strategies can maximize impact. As part of the Empowering Evidence‐Driven Advocacy (EEDA)...

Nairobi Summit on ICPD25: we will…

The International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) Programme of Action must be delivered in full if the Sustainable Development Goals...

Kenya Hosts International Conference on Population…

Kenya is hosting a United Nations-coordinated conference on population and development this week in Nairobi. Over 6,000 delegates from...

The Ouagadougou Partnership launched his initiative…

Tuesday, November 5th, 2019, the Ouagadougou Partnership (OP) launched an initiative to shape its future and the future for...

Niger’s president blames explosive birth rate…

A misreading of Islam led to Niger’s explosive birth rate, hampering the country’s fight to adapt to the climate...

Universal access to reproductive health care:…

Eleanor Roosevelt once said universal human rights begin in the small places close to home — and there’s no...

West Africa: Dr. Natalia Kanem, UNFPA…

The official visit of UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Natalia Kanem was marked by her participation in the “25 Hours of...

How childbirth depreciates women’s health’

A consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (O&G), Prof. Etedafe Prosper Gharoro, has said childbirth is the most important factor that...

Niger Faces Five Key Family Planning…

The Ouagadougou Partnership is nearing the end of its 2015-2020 acceleration phase. This alliance of nine West African countries set an...

Giving birth before 18 sets back…

A new study conducted by the Population Council and Women Deliver, found a strong and consistent lifelong negative association...