Contraception

One of our main priorities is to ensure universal access to, and informed use of effective contraception. Millions of people lack the knowledge and information to determine when or whether they have children, and they are unable to protect themselves against sexually transmitted infections (STIs).

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Video
Share the cake and share our message to global leaders on the crucial importance of sexual health around the world. Only twelve months ago, every government at the United Nations signed up to the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and ...
"I decided to use this clinic because I heard a lot of success stories about it. I trust their judgment that is why I am here.” Taiwo Ogunfayo, a 33-year-old interior decorator, is a client at the Liberty Stadium Clinic ...
SIZE defines many things about Nigeria. Being Africa’s most populous country ensures that plenty of the issues it faces are big. Nigeria’s population is around 188 million, and growing at more than 3% a year. Around a quarter of young ...
For the last 16 years, health worker, Olufemi Fabiyi has gone out to some of the hardest areas to reach in rural parts of Nigeria to give sexual and reproductive health services to some of the world’s poorest people. She’s ...
A petition has been launched calling for the United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon to tackle a looming global contraceptive crisis which threatens to put the health and well-being of thousands of women at risk. The International Planned Parenthood Federation ...
Under the Evidence project, IPPF is undertaking innovative research on respecting, protecting and promoting human rights in family planning/reproductive health services and ensuring community voices are part of efforts to improve and strengthen family planning programming. The Evidence Project uses ...
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Slideshow
IPPF's Member Association in Nigeria, the Planned Parenthood Federation of Nigeria (PPFN) , piloted a successful project over 9 months around family planning. It had a specific focus on accessing people who would not ordinarily be reached through services and ...
Global #DontShareZika campaign launched to spread the message with an educational video and condom giveaway. As the global focus shifts to Brazil, the world’s leading sexual wellbeing brand Durex and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) have joined forces to ...
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Publication
For over 60 years, IPPF has been at the vanguard of the family planning movement, championing and fighting for rights‑based voluntary family planning worldwide. FP2020 is a game changer in that fight. It aims to enable 120 million more women ...
Kader Avonnon, Regional President and National Treasurer, Mouvement d’Action des Jeunes Bénin, reflects on Benin's commitments to FP2020 and youth role.