Greater contraceptive choices for youth – key to economic growth

One of the key statements to come out of the 2016 International Conference on Family Planning is the Global Consensus Statement supporting the expansion of contraceptive choices for young people to include long-acting reversible contraceptives or LARCs. Over 40 leading global health and development organisations have endorsed this statement. 1.8 billion – that is the… More Greater contraceptive choices for youth – key to economic growth

India: Need for gender equity in family planning

Activists and experts from around the globe have gathered at Bali, Indonesia, for the 2016 International Conference on Family Planning. It’s an opportunity to take stock of goals that have been met with, and for countries to evaluate how to boost workforces and tweak their approaches toward achieving the new Sustainable Development Goals. India has… More India: Need for gender equity in family planning