We have heard a lot about the unmet need for family planning: how over 200 million women in developing countries who want to avoid or delay pregnancies are nonetheless not using contraceptives. Although access to services and costs of contraceptives are obstacles for some women, by far the major reason women give for non-use is the […]

Blog | FAM Project | Standard Days Method® | Family Planning

In an effort to engage national stakeholders and disseminate research findings from the GREAT Project’s work in northern Uganda, IRH, in collaboration with partners Pathfinder International and Save the Children, hosted a “toolkit launch” meeting on July 2, 2013 in Kampala, Uganda.

Blog | GREAT Project | Gender Equality | Adolescents

As Director of Reproductive Health and Research at WHO, Dr. Marleen Temmerman knows that prioritizing very young adolescents is imperative for organizations and policymakers working toward improving sexual and reproductive health across the world.

Blog | FAM: Adolescents | Adolescents