International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)
In 2012, IPPF committed to increasing family planning services, saving the lives of 54,000 women, averting 46.4 million unintended pregnancies and preventing 12.4 million unsafe abortions. IPPF also committed to trebling the number of comprehensive and integrated sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services provided annually, including 553 million services to adolescents. Additional commitments include establishing technical knowledge centers to train providers of family planning services and develop a compendium of family planning, maternal, child, SRH, and HIV linkages indicators; improving the advocacy capacity of member associations in at least 40 of the 69 Summit priority countries; mobilizing civil society and governments to improve the legislative, policy, regulatory, and financial environment for family planning, and generating support for sexual and reproductive health rights and affordable pricing for contraceptives.
IPPF FP2020 Commitment
IPPF supports the Civil Society (CS) Declaration to the London Summit on Family Planning (LSFP). By 2020, IPPF will increase family planning services, saving the lives of 54,000 women, averting 46.4 million unintended pregnancies and preventing 12.4 million unsafe abortions. IPPF will treble the number of comprehensive and integrated sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services provided annually, including 553 million services to adolescents. IPPF will establish technical knowledge centers to train providers of family planning services and will develop a compendium of family planning, maternal, child, SRH, and HIV linkages indicators. IPPF will improve the advocacy capacity of Member Associations in at least 40 of the 69 Summit priority countries. IPPF will mobilize CS and governments to improve the legislative, policy, regulatory and financial environment for family planning, and will mobilize the international movement created through IPPF’s role as Co-Vice Chair of the Stakeholder Group to the LSFP to hold governments accountable. IPPF will generate support for SRHR from regional bodies, the Oil Rich States, the G20, BRICS and emerging economies, advocate to the pharmaceutical industry for affordable pricing for contraceptives and raise awareness and change the attitudes of community, political and public opinion leaders to support SRHR for all.
IPPF FP2020 FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2014
IPPF Member Association the Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) played a very active role in making contraception free in the public sector. The Association participated in the Contraceptive Security Committee, which plays a leading role in finding solutions to challenges to contraceptive availability. In 2013, the government added contraception to the list of free services provided to women as part of maternal health care.
IPPF Update - Malawi
Following advocacy by the Family Planning Association of Malawi (FPAM), the government delivered on its promise to include contraceptives in the national budget.
Report: Financing Demystified
This publication aims to enable stakeholders to understand the implications of the changes and challenges to RH supplies funding.
Video: Meaningful Youth Engagement
PSI and IPPF brought together some the world’s leading advocates, researchers and practitioners to talk about meaningful youth engagement. Watch here to learn more about the importance of putting adolescents at the center of program design for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights.
IPPF FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2015
IPPF shared the following update on progress in achieving its FP2020 commitments.
IPPF FP2020 Commitment Self-reporting Questionnaire 2016
Contraceptive supplies financing: what role for donors?
The report’s recommendations focus on: achieving an impact in advocacy for increased donor finance; increasing efficiency to stretch donor funds further; improving sustainability and helping to reduce inequities. For transition countries, i.e. countries transitioning from donor funding, recommendations focus on reducing procurement costs and supporting new domestic financing initiatives.
IPPF Commitment Self-Reporting Questionnaire 2019
In 2018, IPPF provided 23.5 million CYPs, which averted 10.1 million unintended pregnancies and prevented 3.1 million unsafe abortions...