News

News
Filter
FP2020 Newsletters
FP2020 in the Media
In the News
Press Releases
Updates
Advocacy & Awareness
Beyond 2020
Contraceptive Security
ECHO Study
FP in Humanitarian Settings
Financing
Innovation
Policy and Enabling Environment
Rights
Service Delivery & Quality
Young People
Commitment Maker
Country
Commitment Maker
Country
Date: 02/16/2017
Source: FP2020 Executive Director Beth Schlachter
Type: Updates
Less than three months into 2017, political transitions at the global and country levels signal changes to the international development framework that will, at best, prove challenging to the global health community, including family planning, and sexual and reproductive health and rights writ large.  The U.S. government’s recent reinstatement of the Mexico City Policy (also known as the Global...
Date: 02/13/2017
Source: Guttmacher Institute
Type: In the News
Highlights The world’s humanitarian crises are enormous and ever-growing, as is the need for assistance—including assistance in meeting the sexual and reproductive health needs of women and adolescent girls. Despite progress in recent decades—especially related to the development of standards to address sexual and reproductive health in crisis settings—services on the ground have lagged far...
Date: 01/23/2017
Source: Merck for Mothers
Merck announced its $10 million commitment to the Global Financing Facility (GFF) in support of Every Woman Every Child to improve maternal and child health in low- and lower-middle-income countries worldwide through Merck for Mothers. The GFF, launched by then U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim in July 2015, is a multi-stakeholder partnership that...
Date: 01/23/2017
Source: Huffington Post
Type: In the News
We have close to 236.5 million adolescents in India today. This young generation, aged between 10 and 19 years, is the future of this country. They will drive our economic growth and social development in the decades to come and take us down the road to prosperity, provided we ensure that their health and wellbeing becomes and remains a top national priority. Adolescence is a critical stage in...
Date: 01/23/2017
Source: Graphic
Type: In the News
The Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) has stated that it is working hard to reduce the incidence of teenage pregnancy in the country in the coming years. It said the decision was in line with the organisation’s policy to promote the physical and mental health of families, especially the youth, through positive sexual behaviour. The National President of PPAG, Professor Rita Akosua...
Can we help you find something?
Advocacy & Awareness
Beyond 2020
Contraceptive Security
ECHO Study
FP in Humanitarian Settings
Financing
Innovation
Policy and Enabling Environment
Rights
Service Delivery & Quality
Young People
Commitment Maker
Country
Commitment Maker
Country