Family Planning Summit 2012

15th June 2012

London Summit on Family Planning – July 11, 2012

In July 2012, partners from across the world will come together at the London Summit on Family Planning to support the right of women and girls to decide, freely and for themselves, whether, when and how many children they have. Over 200 million women and girls in developing countries who want to delay, space or avoid becoming pregnant are not using effective methods of contraception, resulting in over 75 million unintended pregnancies every year. This puts women and girls at serious risk of death or disability during pregnancy and childbirth, including from unsafe abortions, particularly where quality of care is inadequate...more

Categories: Advocacy and Accountability Working Group, Delivering on Promises