From Jennifer Pope, Senior Director, Family Planning and Reproductive Health, PSI:
"PSI committed to reaching 10 million users under the age of 25 with modern contraception by 2020. As of Dec. 2018, we’ve reached 14 million young people, and counting, with a contraceptive method, two years ahead of schedule.
In short, our pledge catapulted a movement at PSI.
Together, we got youth-powered....
by Beth Schlachter, Executive Director, FP2020 @BethFP2020 and Mitchell Warren, Executive Director, AVAC @HIVpxresearch
In July 2019, the HIV and Family Planning (FP) communities will convene around the results of the ECHO (Evidence for Contraceptive Options & HIV Outcomes) trial, which assesses three reversible contraceptives and whether they affect the user’s risk of HIV.
Source: Nepal's National Conference on Family Planning
Internalizing the contributions of family planning for overall national development, several commitments have been declared.
Conducting social mapping to identify the community who do not have access for family planning services and assessing the geographical remoteness to expand the services for targeted beneficiaries through innovative approaches.
Assuring the sexual and reporudctive health...
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