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Canada’s Foreign Aid Strategy Signals Commitment To Women, Gender Equity

The Lancet: Canada’s feminist foreign aid agenda Editorial Board “…The announcement on June 9 of a CAN$5 billion annual aid plan for the next five years, directed at women’s organizations in the Global South, has now been welcomed as a feminist foreign aid strategy. Ninety-five percent of Canadian foreign aid…

Devex Highlights 4 Key Takeaways From London Family Planning Summit

Devex: Highlights from the London Family Planning Summit “The London Family Planning Summit held in the United Kingdom on Tuesday has been heralded a major success — raising at least $2.5 billion in new funding commitments for reproductive health services, signing up new partners and countries to its 2020 targets,…

Youth-Led Initiatives Can Help Improve Sexual Health Among Young People In Ghana

Project Syndicate: Sex Talk in Ghana Esenam Amuzu, European Development Days 2017 Young Leader “…The lack of sex education has caused severe harm to Ghana’s youth. … Ghana’s young people cannot rely on adults to do all the work; we must advocate on our own behalf. Earlier this year, I…

Opinion Pieces Discuss Family Planning Summit, Importance Of Reproductive Health Services

Devex: Opinion: It’s time to integrate nutrition and family planning services. Here’s why. Luz María De-Regil, director of global technical services at Nutrition International “…Here are three reasons why integrating nutrition in family planning is a game changer. 1. Adolescent girls have urgent, unmet family planning and nutrition needs ……

New Report Explores Economic Impacts Of Child Marriage

Council on Foreign Relations’ “Women and Foreign Policy Program/Women Around the World”: Child Marriage, Family Planning, Population, and Development Quentin Wodon, lead economist for the World Bank’s Education Global Practice, discusses a recently released report on child marriage and its impact on fertility, population growth, and modern contraceptive use. “We…

Partnerships Between Family Planning, Environmental Organizations Can Help Improve Contraceptive Access In Remote, Under-Served Populations

Thomson Reuters Foundation: The untold cost of cost-effectiveness in family planning Laura Robson, manager for health-environment partnerships at Blue Ventures “…With mounting pressure from policies introduced by U.S. President Donald Trump that cut funds for family planning programs worldwide, providers are being forced to deliver more with less. Such pressure…

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