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Who's Holding up Our Pillars?

This series of profiles and interviews aims to celebrate Coalition members and partners who actually do the work in supporting our issues.

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In the calendar

13-16 JulyConference on Financing for Development, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
4-9 October21st FIGO World Congress, Vancouver, Canada
5-9 OctoberRHSC 16th General Membership Meeting, Oslo, Norway
18-21 OctoberGlobal Maternal Health Conference, Mexico City, Mexico
9-12 November4th International Family Planning Conference, Bali, Indonesia

Latest News

Systems Strengthening Working Group Workstreams provide bi-annual updates

In advance of their June in-person meeting, the leaders of the Systems Strengthening Working Group workstreams provided updates on their progress since the last meeting in October 2015.  Highlights from the document include:

The...

Categories: Systems Strengthening

Ready... Set... Action!

During this year's General Membership Meeting in Oslo, all eyes will be on... YOU! In our special "Networking Lounge" you will have the opportunity to showcase your latest films about reproductive health to our members from all over the world – donors, governments, the private sector, and civil society. As a guide, 325 participants from 48 countries attended our last membership meeting in Mexico.

Categories: Power of Partnership

Buzzfeed: All Of Uganda’s Free Emergency Contraceptives Are About To Expire

Uganda’s entire public stock of emergency contraceptives will expire by Wednesday, leaving women — especially survivors of rape — in the lurch.

Multiple officials in Uganda’s Ministry of Health acknowledged the problem but could...

Categories: Addressing Stockouts

Women Deliver: Not All Stockouts Are Created Equal

A stockout is an event that causes inventory to be exhausted. It can be caused by shortage from a supplier, defective shelf replenishment practices, and many other causes. They are quite common in low- and middle income countries,...

Categories: Addressing Stockouts

Making empty shelves a thing of the past

More than 30 partners of the Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition have committed to making empty shelves a thing of the past. USAID, UNFPA GPRHCS, PSI and IPPF are among Coalition members who have come on board Take Stock, a brand-new campaign to unite our community in resolving stockouts of reproductive health supplies, once and for all.

Categories: Addressing Stockouts