Maternal health

Every day some 830 women die from causes related to pregnancy or childbirth. Many more have serious injuries or long-lasting consequences. 

IPPF works around the world to improve maternal health through our clinics and outreach services and by training health workers, improving the availability of essential medicines and strengthening health systems.

IPPF has now compiled data outlining how the reinstatement of the Global Gag Rule will affect people’s health around the world. Our global network of local partners delivers more than 300 services every minute of every day. During President Trump’s ...
Mexico City Policy will have a devastating impact for International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) with its extension far beyond family planning. Restrictions into support for HIV, maternal health and infectious diseases programmes will mean that millions will be denied lifesaving ...
IPPF stands to lose $100 million USD received from the US, even though none of that money is used for abortion services. IPPF spoke out against Trump's reinstatement of the harmful Global Gag Rule (aka Mexico City Policy) to both ...

The mother of six struggling with sickle cell

Lilian, an IPPF client, has sickle cell ...

Our staff never turn anyone away

Clinical Officer, Kedi Samuel. Laborator ...

Overview

Uganda has one of the highest fertility ...

Reaching the most remote areas

RHU's weekly outreach clinic in the vill ...

Dealing with a disability - Vicky's story

Vicky Acora is a married mother of two. ...

Reproductive Health Uganda: A one-stop shop of life-changing services

Reproductive Health Uganda: A one-stop s ...
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 ...