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Regional Forum on the Engagement of…

Burkina Faso will see its population doubled by 2030 if the current trend of its growth is maintained. Indeed,...

The Economic Benefits of Family Planning

The ability to decide when or whether to have children is not only a basic human right; it is...

Opinion: Family planning gives women a…

Fifty years ago, in the summer of 1968, we were teenagers during an era of enormous global change. Birth...

Meet the Feminists of Western Mali…

It seemed like a strange place for a meeting. We had just parked on a side street in Kayes,...

Côte d’Ivoire Allocates US $930,000 to…

In December 2017, the Government of Côte d’Ivoire allocated 500 million West African francs (XOF) (approximately US $930,000) toward...

Seventeen Communes in Togo Commit 5%…

Between September 2017 and March 2018, 17 communes in Togo signed commitments to allocate 5% of their annual health...

Adapting to learn and learning to…

Adaptive programming and management principles focused on learning, experimentation, and evidence-based decision making are gaining traction with donor agencies...

RHO’s new flagship FP/RH activity, “Amplify…

The overarching goal of Amplify-FP is to mobilize partners to expand access to and utilization of quality family planning...

Advocacy Win News: Seventeen communes in…

Between September 2017 and March 2018, 17 communes in Togo signed commitments to allocate 5% of their annual health...

Marie Stopes Niger: Hinda’s story

Marie Stopes Niger: Hinda’s story from Marie Stopes International on Vimeo.

From Burkina to Zimbabwe, U.S. aid…

OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) – The Marie Stopes Ladies who drive from village to village in the remote north of Burkina...

Engaging Men in Family Planning: Perspectives…

Men in the study generally supported couples’ use of contraception, especially citing socioeconomic reasons. Some had reservations stemming from...