Why family planning needs of rural women can no longer be ignored
October 18, 2016
Bearing in mind that 76% of Kenya’s extreme poor live in rural areas, we must ensure that women living in rural areas have access to family planning information and services to decrease hunger and poverty, and make them play a critical role... Read
Lao PDR – Program & Service Delivery – Commitment
July 12, 2016
The government of Lao commits to scale up family planning services to health center and village levels to increase the access to reproductive health and information for adolescents, aiming to boost the number of women using family planni... Read
UN Population Division Releases Three New Data Outputs on Family Planning.
October 21, 2016
The UN Population Division on Oct. 20, 2016 released three new data outputs on family planning: World Contraceptive Use 2016 data set, Model-based Estimates and Projections of Family Planning Indicators 2016, and Number of women who are mar... Read
Family Planning Should not Be a preserve for Women, Men should be Included.
September 8, 2016
According to the just-concluded Kenya Demographic Health Survey (46 per cent) of Kenyan couples use contraceptives, the number is quite low and it is therefore important to note that Family planning should not be only a preserve as a...Read