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Why Family Planning Matters in the Post-2015 Development Agenda
Through embracing integrated, multi-sectoral development solutions such as family planning, we can accelerate progress and fulfill our promises to the next generation.
Efforts to Prevent HIV Must Focus on Gender Equity
Stereotypical notions of masculinity and femininity and harmful myths that lead to destructive behaviors affecting women's safety and health must be dispelled. We must encourage and mentor girls and women to be leaders in their communities.
Progress on Microbicides: Tenacity and Toolkits
Although microbicide products are not yet available, preparing ourselves sooner rather than later will give us a head start. We know that making microbicides widely available for HIV prevention, both globally and in local contexts, will require a comprehensive approach.
New Contraceptive Approaches Needed Now More Than Ever
Laneta J. Dorflinger, Ph.D.
Kirsten Vogelsong, Ph.D.
Over the next decade, we owe it to women and couples everywhere to present them with more family planning options.
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