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Experts At International Conference Discuss Efforts To Involve Men In Family Planning

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Where are the men? Experts target missing link in contraception “…Getting men on board [with family planning] has major benefits in developing nations that struggle with booming populations, a trend that puts pressure on limited resources and fuels fresh cycles of poverty, said experts, researchers, and policymakers…

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The Atlantic: A Bold New Strategy for Stopping the Rise of Superbugs (Yong, 11/15). The Lancet: Fighting a polio outbreak in Papua New Guinea (Chandler, 11/17). The Lancet: Susan Buchbinder: driving HIV prevention efforts worldwide (Kirby, 11/17). New York Times: ‘It’s Time to Try to Change the Men’: Papua New…

Trump Administration’s Expanded Mexico City Policy Impacting Health Facilities, Programs, Causing Confusion, Experts Say At Conference

Thomson Reuters Foundation: Millions at risk globally from U.S. abortion ‘gag rule’: experts “A gag rule imposed by President Donald Trump that bans U.S.-funded [foreign] groups around the world from discussing abortion has sown confusion and fear in developing nations, risking the health of millions of women, experts said on…

Devex Highlights Key Talking Points From International Conference On Family Planning

Devex: View from the ground: International Conference on Family Planning 2018 “…[The International Conference on Family Planning in Kigali, Rwanda,] now in its fifth year, appeared [this week] to show broad consensus around the need for fresh thinking. But some participants expressed concern that not enough was being done to…

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Al Jazeera: Qatar’s WISH summit tackles ‘human-centered’ health care redesign (Younes, 11/14). BBC News: Could these beautiful islands help stop killer diseases? (Logan, 11/14). Global Health NOW: Virtual Vasectomies: Not Just for Men (Myers, 11/14). NPR: Why A ‘War On Children’ Could Get Worse (Doucleff, 11/14). PBS NewsHour: What’s the…

U.S. Democratic Lawmakers Denounce Reports Of Proposed State Department Policy Banning Certain Sexual Health-Related Terminology

POLITICO: Democratic lawmakers warn Pompeo against possible ban on sex health terminology “Several Democratic members of Congress are warning Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to not move forward with a possible ban on State Department employees using terms like ‘sexual and reproductive health’ and ‘comprehensive sexuality education.’ The lawmakers –…

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Al Jazeera: What makes family planning controversial in some African nations? (11/13). Devex: Safeguarding adolescents when using HCD in family planning (Edwards, 11/14). Devex: Using the ‘World Disasters Report’ for programming and advocacy (Cornish, 11/14). The Guardian: Rights groups condemn ‘brutal and humiliating’ tests on gay men in Tunisia (Ratcliffe,…

U.K. Launches Women’s Integrated Sexual Health Program With £200M Investment, Goal Of Improving Access To Contraceptives In Asia, Africa

The Guardian: U.K. gives ‘landmark’ £200m to improve contraceptive access in Africa and Asia “The U.K. government has launched a £200m program to increase the availability of contraceptives in 27 countries across Africa and Asia, in what has been described as a ‘landmark’ investment. The Women’s Integrated Sexual Health (WISH)…

FP2020 Releases Partnership’s Annual Report

FP2020: Catalyzing Collaboration 2017-2018 FP2020 released the partnership’s annual report, Catalyzing Collaboration 2017-2018, which details progress toward the goal of enabling 120 million more women and girls to use contraceptives by 2020. The report highlights the partnership’s collaborative approach toward its goals and notes, “Now we’re taking that model to…

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