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Fistula: How child spacing saves lives…

­   For 63- year- old Mrs Lucia Ofoegbu, life took an ugly twist 50 years ago when she...

We Can—And Must—Meet Contraceptive Needs in…

This month, the fourth Women Deliver conference—in the wake of the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)—focused on...

4th Annual Meeting of The Ouagadougou…

The Conference on Population, Development and Family Planning held in Burkina Faso February 8–11, 2011, marked a turning point...

No better time for Canada to…

I have spent many years advocating for access to family planning so that women and girls in my native...

120 Under 40 : Young Family…

120 Under 40 recognizes and highlights the achievements of the next generation of family planning leaders. We’re now accepting...

What’s the Recipe for Family Planning…

Photo of IntraHealth staff member and an Imam outside a mosque in Kaolack, Senegal, courtesy of Clement Tardif. Through the...

Time to rise to our Family…

When women can plan their pregnancies this adds up to stronger communities and stronger countries, writes Melinda Gates. This...

Move Over, Unmet Need—There’s a New…

Most countries have typically measured two key statistics: unmet need (the percentage of women, either married or in a...

Seven Tactics that Are Leading Francophone…

In 2011, nine francophone West African countries formed the Ouagadougou Partnership to change the story of family planning in...

FP2020 2014-2015 Report : Commitment to…

Three years ago, we made a promise. At the 2012 London Summit on Family Planning, we pledged to bring...

Planning to attend the International Conference…

    Learn how to transform global commitments into local action. Mark your calendars for November 8, 2015! The...