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Date: 11/14/2018
Type: FP2020 in the Media
Family Planning 2020's groundbreaking new report on family planning in the world’s 69 lowest-income countries released this month shows more women and adolescent girls than ever before are making the voluntary choice to use contraception in their everyday lives. More importantly, country governments are prioritizing family planning programs as an essential part of their development strategies....
Date: 11/12/2018
Type: Press Releases
New analysis shows better family planning can break the cycle of poverty, drive new economic growth, and improve the health of a country’s citizens [NOVEMBER 12, 2018, KIGALI, RWANDA] A groundbreaking new report on family planning in the world’s 69 lowest-income countries released today shows more women and adolescent girls than ever before are making the voluntary choice to use contraception in...
Date: 08/06/2018
Source: Dhaka Tribune
Type: In the News
The Ministry of Women and Children Affairs and UNICEF Bangladesh have jointly launched the National Plan of Action (NPA) aiming to end child marriage in the country. The goal of the NPA is to end the marriage of girls below 15 years of age and to reduce by one third the rate of marriage for girls of 18 years in 2021, and to completely eliminate child marriages by 2041. The launching ceremony was...
Date: 05/12/2018
Source: Egypt Today
Type: In the News
The Ministry of Health and Population, headed by Minister Ahmed Emad El-Din Rady, launched a new program on Thursday for family planning in Egypt in cooperation with USAID to respond to Egypt’s rapid population growth. The program aims to improve citizens’ health behavior and support the quality of family planning services and reproductive health, Soaad Abdel Megid, head of the Population and...
Date: 04/30/2018
Source: The Arab Weekly
Type: In the News
In addition to being critical for the health of women and their families, family planning can accelerate a country’s progress towards reducing poverty and achieving development. It is even more pertinent in a politically unstable region with rapid population growth, which the Middle East and North Africa have been experiencing. A growing number of women are using contraception as family planning...
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