#Contraception

  • Article: We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2019

    Your 450 personal messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more

  • Article: Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    Gender Inequality Is Preventing Global Access to Reproductive and Sexual Health Care

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 11, 2019

    Hundreds of millions of women are not able to choose what happens to their bodies. Read more

  • Article: There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa

    There's a 'Deliveroo' for Tampons and Contraceptives in East Africa

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Carmen Singer|Jan. 17, 2019

    UK aid helped kickstart the "femtech" firm to fight menstrual and sexual health stigma. Read more

  • Article: This Contraception Program Could Help Reduce Poverty Across the US

    This Contraception Program Could Help Reduce Poverty Across the US

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 18, 2018

    Upstream aims to empower all women and promote economic opportunity. Read more

  • Article: The World's Poorest Countries Are Using More Contraception — And It Could Cut Poverty

    The World's Poorest Countries Are Using More Contraception — And It Could Cut Poverty

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 19, 2018

    Family Planning 2020 wants to ensure 120 million more people receive family planning education. Read more

  • Article: Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population

    Tanzania's President Advises Women to Stop Using Birth Control to Boost Population

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 11, 2018

    President Magufuli said that family planning is for "lazy" people. Read more

  • Article: This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise

    This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise

    By Daniele Selby|June 14, 2018

    Newly reported cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the US hit a record high in 2016. Read more

  • Article: The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality

    The World’s Poorest Women Also Lack Reproductive Care, and It Could Be Driving Global Inequality

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 18, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Inequality starts before birth, a new UNFPA report finds. Read more