#Contraception

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

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Girls & Women

    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
    Health

    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
    Girls & Women

    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

  • Article: UK Pledges Millions More in Aid to Save a Woman’s Life Every 90 Seconds
    Girls & Women

    UK Pledges Millions More in Aid to Save a Woman’s Life Every 90 Seconds

    By James Hitchings-Hales|July 12, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    No contraception means no choice. Read more

  • Article: World’s First Injectable Contraceptives Are Transforming Lives in Uganda
    PartnerGirls & Women

    World’s First Injectable Contraceptives Are Transforming Lives in Uganda

    July 11, 2017|UK Department for International Development

    Women now have a choice, with a little help from UK aid. Read more