Family Planning

With the Right Tools, Women Can Build Anything

She builds. Two words, endless possibilities. This week’s video comes from the She Builds campaign, coordinated by Devex in partnership with the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), Chemonics International, Millennium Challenge Corporation, and others. The month-long campaign highlights the … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning

Investing in Women Pays Off For Everyone

  Happy International Women’s Day! On Saturday, March 8, people all over the world will celebrate the progress we’ve made in women’s empowerment, women’s rights, and gender equality. But the day isn’t just for women to celebrate, because equality for … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms

You Won’t Believe What You Didn’t Know About Condoms

This week is “National Condom Week,” an advocacy effort to promote healthy sexual habits. So what better time to learn about the history of one of our favorite contraceptive methods? This video from the American Sexual Health Association is full … Continue Reading

Family Planning, Youth

More Than Half the World’s Young People Can’t Be Ignored

They are 1.1 billion strong, and getting loud. Yet 70 million are not in school. Six million face adolescent pregnancies. And countless more are vulnerable, at-risk, or denied basic rights and opportunities to plan their futures. More than half of … Continue Reading

Contraceptives and Condoms, Family Planning, Youth

Your Future: Brought To You By Contraception

Happy World Contraception Day! If you’ve used contraception, we don’t need to tell you why it’s important. You know. You’ve lived it. Most of us wouldn’t be where we are today if the power to decide if and when to … Continue Reading

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Take a Selfie, Change the World?

From being named Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year in 2013 to stealing the show at this year’s Oscars, the “selfie” has already become an inescapable part of our popular culture. Now, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) is hoping … Continue Reading