Source: CORE Group. Social and Behavior Change for Family Planning: How to Develop Behavior Change Strategies for Integrating Family Planning into Maternal and Child Health Programs. June, 2012. Washington D.C: CORE Group.
This is a curriculum for a 2.5 day training course for program managers and government managers to learn about family planning knowledge, attitudes and practices, and then learn how to create strategies based on what is learned.
Source: Office of Population and Reproductive Health.(2018). Essential Considerations for Engaging Men and Boys for Improved Family Planning Outcomes. Washington, DC: USAID
This resource provides a rationale for why men and boys should be engaged in FP efforts in cooperative ways that improve FP/RH outcomes and facilitate women and girls’ agency. It provides a framework for implementation of male engagement in FP programming that focuses on transforming inequitable gender norms while engaging men as users, supportive partners and agents of change.
UNFPA held a global consultation in June 2019 in Antalya, Turkey, to accelerate efforts to end unmet need for family planning by 2030. The consultation was part of a broader series of discussions UNFPA in the run-up to the Nairobi Summit on ICPD25 in November 2019. The consultation process provided space for UNFPA and its partners to have candid conversations and find solutions to address the...
On March 7, 2019, Population Services Zimbabwe, as the country CSOs Focal Point, in partnership with Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council, Ministry of Health and Child Care, supported by Right Here, Right Now Zimbabwe (RHRN), hosted the 4th Symposium for FP2020. The key deliberations, challenges, recommendations, and action plans agreed on this forum are captured in this Outcome Document.
India is one of the few countries, which officially adopted a national Family Planning Programme in 1952. The country has made significant progress since, with the decadal population growth reducing from 24% to in 1991 to 18% in 2011 and reductions in total fertitility rate from 3.4 in 1992-93 to 2.2 in 2015-2016. However, owing to high growth rates in the previous decades, the overall population...