Q&A: UNFPA West Africa director on the security benefits of Family Planning

Family planning in West Africa has increased in popularity in recent years, as local religious leaders, community groups and health outreach programs have gotten...

Report of the parliamentary delegation to the 5th Annual Meeting of the Ouagadougou Partnership

A delegation of 16 Members of Parliament from African and European countries participated in the Fifth Annual Meeting of the Ouagadougou Partnership in Abidjan,...

Canada is joining the Ouagadougou Partnership

Press release Dakar, March 10th 2017 On International Women’s Day, the Canadian Government, through its Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, Marie-Claude Bibeau...

Nearly half a million doses of Sayana Press (DMPA-SC in Uniject) administered in four countries

As access to Sayana® Press (subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate, or DMPA-SC in Uniject™) expands globally, PATH has monitored product consumption in four pilot introduction...

FP2020 Momentum at the midpoint 2015-2016

WHEN WOMEN ARE ABLE TO decide for themselves whether and when to have children, everyone benefits. The power to plan one’s own family lies...

On World Contraception Day, FP Voices Celebrates One-year Anniversary

On World Contraception Day, FP2020 and K4Health celebrated the one-year anniversary of Family Planning Voices (FP Voices), a digital storytelling initiative to document and...

Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancies Implementation Kit

Healthy Timing and Spacing of Pregnancy (HTSP) is an under-utilized approach to family planning and maternal and child health education, counseling and services to...

Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Crucial to Meeting Unmet Need Goals by 2020: Key Papers From the 2016 International Conference on Family Planning

Global Health: Science and Practice (GHSP) is pleased to announce publication of a special supplement, “Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Crucial to Meeting Unmet Need Goals...

Youth-friendly sexual and reproductive health services for today’s university students, tomorrow’s leaders

University students are at a pivotal point in their lives. Many of them are living away from their families for the first time, and,...

What works to improve young people’s sexual and reproductive health

New research published today shows that there are number of interventions which can help to improve health outcomes in young people (ages 10-24), but...