Contraception

One of our main priorities is to ensure universal access to, and informed use of effective contraception. Millions of people lack the knowledge and information to determine when or whether they have children, and they are unable to protect themselves against sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

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May to July 2019 INTRODUCTION The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is a leading advocate of Sexual & Reproductive Health...
Mr. Boithabiso Sithole is the National Chairperson of the Lesotho Planned Parenthood Association (LPPA) . Boithabiso has been a volunteer with LPPA for the last 34 years. In this interview with Maryanne Waweru-Wanyama , he shares insights about his motivation ...

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After decades of the prolonged harmful practice of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), hopes of its total obliteration finally gleam across Africa after the Africa Union (AU) charged political leaders to prioritize its elimination among their mandated roles. The decision came ...
31-year-old Nthabiseng Chetane’s choice of health facility whenever she needs respective services is the Lesotho Planned Parenthood Association (LPPA) Thakaneng clinic, located in the capital city of Maseru. Nthabiseng is also a volunteer peer educator who has been involved in ...
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The State of African Women Report, published in 2018, delivers a ground-breaking pan-African review of the current status of implementation of continental commitments on women’s rights. Via in-depth case studies, it gives insight into the ways in which diverse actors ...
CELEBRATING AFRICA’S SRHR CHAMPION: PROF. FRED SAI By Archibald Adams Early Years & Family Prof. Frederick Torgbor Sai, born on 24th June 1924 is a family health physician who co-founded the Planned Parenthood Association of Ghana (PPAG) in 1967. As ...
Introduction Ghana has a large youthful population between the ages of 15-35 constituting more than 50 percent of the total population according to 2010 population census. Notwithstanding the fact that more than half of the population being youthful, less attention ...
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This is a Youth Action Movement - Seychelles initiative that generates and shares factual information on Sexual and Reproductive Health for the Youth by the Youth. This youth-led production is an effort by DM studio introducing actor RamAce as the ...
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There are huge disparities in provision of sexual and reproductive health services between the poor and better off populations. There is growing recognition that to redress the glaring inequalities and ensure accessible and equitable access to quality SRH services and ...