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Date: 09/03/2019
Source: Guttmacher Institute
Type: In the News
Joint Investments in Modern Contraception and Maternal and Newborn Health Care Would Have Amplified Impact New estimates produced jointly by the Guttmacher Institute and the Population Council reveal critical gaps in reproductive health services for women of reproductive age (15–49) in Pakistan. The new report examines the current needs for contraceptive services for married women and for...
Date: 08/29/2019
Source: WHO
Type: In the News
The World Health Organization (WHO) has updated its MEC guidance on contraceptive method eligibility for women at high risk of HIV transmission, based on the results of the recent ECHO study. The new guidance will be available here at 10:00 am GMT on Thursday, 29 August. You can also find supporting documents and a webinar through this link. WHO will provide ongoing training, materials, and...
Date: 08/06/2019
Source: The Body Pro
Type: In the News
A landmark study evaluating HIV risk and hormonal contraception is under fire, with critics arguing the trial was ethically flawed from the start and that its results may limit already narrow birth-control options for African women. The trial, called the Evidence for Contraceptive Options and HIV Outcomes (ECHO), was led by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Wits Reproductive Health and HIV...
Date: 07/31/2019
Source: Nigerian Tribune
Type: In the News
AGAINST the backdrop of Nigeria’s rapid population growth, a reproductive health expert, Professor Emmanuel Otolorin, has said Nigeria’s goal of raising its modern contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR) to 27 per cent for all women next year may be a miracle given the nation’s current CPR of 12 per cent. Otolorin, the Senior Regional Programmatic and Technical Advisor, Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns...
Date: 07/31/2019
Source: The Hans India
Type: In the News
Family Planning Association of India (FPA India),aleading national NGO, has launched a nationwide campaign "Youth Dialogue- A perspective on FP 2020" to create awareness on 'Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for all'. The campaign intends to mobilise the young population of India residing in various cities, towns, slums and villages and initiate conversation to understand their access to...
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