#Family Planning

  • Article: Alabama, One of the US' Poorest States, Essentially Just Outlawed Abortion
    Girls & Women

    Alabama, One of the US' Poorest States, Essentially Just Outlawed Abortion

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 16, 2019

    Denial of abortion can lead to economic hardship, experts say. Read more

  • Article: This Condom Can't Be Opened Without Two Pairs of Consenting Hands
    Girls & Women

    This Condom Can't Be Opened Without Two Pairs of Consenting Hands

    By Daniele Selby|April 9, 2019

    A recent survey found that less than 15% of men in Argentina regularly use condoms. 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: These South African Clinics Just Offered Free HIV Tests to Help Spread Awareness
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    These South African Clinics Just Offered Free HIV Tests to Help Spread Awareness

    By Mbali Kgame|Oct. 19, 2018

    Global Citizen joined forces with Unjani Clinics to educate young people about sexual health. 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
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    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: This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates
    Girls & Women

    This Is the Best Way to Lift Women Out of Poverty, According to Melinda Gates

    By Tess Sohngen|Sept. 20, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “If you believe in women, you fund things for women.” Read more