Tag Archives: Demographic dividend

West Africa’s Contraceptive Revolution: 5 Lessons for the International Community

The Ouagadougou Partnership has been a unique experience. I have spent the last six years serving as Director of the Coordination Unit of the...

This African billionaire wants us to talk openly about family planning to beat poverty

Africa’s population is rapidly growing: from an estimated 140 million in 1900 to one billion in 2010, it is expected to hit four billion...

Regional Forum on the Engagement of Religious and Traditional Leaders of West Africa for Health and Development to trigger Demographic Dividend

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