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Contraception in Ouagadougou Partnership countries

In 2016, there were 4,720,000 women using modern contraceptive methods in the 9 Francophone countries of West Africa. This...

In West Africa, youth ambassadors serve…

ABIDJAN — International health experts are hopeful that a West African family planning initiative will encourage wider contraceptive use by...

Case study: Family Planning, Senegal

Perhaps the best way to describe the importance of family planning is this: Achieving the family planning goal makes...

Can Niger break out of its…

Africa’s population is expected to double by 2050, but in the country with the highest birth rate in the...

Can Niger break out of its…

Africa’s population is expected to double by 2050, but in the country with the highest birth rate in the...

Meet the Young Future-Planners of West…

They’re informed, determined, and looking ahead for the good of their peers—and their countries. They want to help girls...

In West Africa, Family Planning Youth…

Young leaders have the power to reach their peers and communities in ways most government officials can’t. Abou Diallo...

More than half of the world’s…

By 2050 around 2.2 billion people could be added to the global population and more than half of that...

Highlights of the Ouagadougou Partnership participation to…

On July 11 2017, the UK Department for International Development (UK DFID), the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and the United Nations...

Canada’s leadership on sexual and reproductive…

Backgrounder From Global Affairs Canada Canada’s announcement of funding of up to $241.5 million at the Family Planning Summit will...

Canada champions sexual and reproductive health…

News Release From Global Affairs Canada July 11, 2017 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada With its Feminist International...