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Family planning programmes in Africa

Pierre Pradervand

Family planning programmes in Africa

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (Development Centre), H.M.S.O. in Paris, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa,
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Birth control -- Africa.,
    • Family planning -- Africa.,
    • Africa -- Population.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementa paper presented by Pierre Pradervand at an Expert Group Meeting held at the Development Centre, Paris, 6th-8th April 1970.
      ContributionsOrganisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Development Centre.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.A33 P7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination77 p.
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4058554M
      ISBN 100119203723
      LC Control Number79501381
      OCLC/WorldCa149255

      Family planning is achieved through the use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility (inability to have children) Planning when and how many children to have is the couple's responsibility, not just the man's or woman's Family planning is just as important for newly married couples as it is for those who already have File Size: 1MB.   South Africa’s “unmet need for family planning”, according to the report, stands at 14%, compared to averages of 25% for sub-Saharan Africa and 12% for the world. “Unmet need for family planning” is a measure of the number of sexually active women who would prefer to delay having a child but are not using any method of contraception. Contraception is defined as the prevention of pregnancy through temporary or permanent means. 1 Safe and effective contraception has the potential to improve women’s reproductive health and their children’s lives. Millennium Development Goal (MDG) 5, which focuses on maternal health, aims to decrease the maternal mortality ratio (MMR) by 75% by Compared with other middle-income. Definition of family planning.: planning intended to determine the number and spacing of one's children through birth control.


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In SSA, national family planning programmes were introduced, respectively, in the late s in Kenya and Nigeria, in the early s in Ghana and in the mids in South Africa. Programmes to promote FP in developing countries began in the s in response to improvements in child survival that led to increase in population : Alhaji A Aliyu.

4 Three Successful Sub-Saharan Africa Family Planning Programs A second major common theme among the three countries in the DHS reports involves demand and unmet need. The overall demand for family planning in all three countries has increased in recent years, and even with this increase, unmet need has declined steadily (see Figure 2).File Size: 1MB.

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Family planning programmes in sub-Saharan Africa have traditionally promoted hormonal contraception, namely oral contraceptive pills, injectibles, and implants. Barrier methods are regarded with suspicion, as they are considered to be less reliable than hormonal.

The book also documents the change in donor interest in family planning over time. Initially, these activities were supported by private foundations in the United States of America.

Later, the governments of the USA and of some European countries (Sweden, in particular) provided large-scale funding for family planning programmes.

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This chapter examines the politics of family planning policies and programs in SSA. The analysis is carried out from three different angles, namely the attitudes of African policymakers and the opinions of their constituencies, the role of donors and NGOs, and the shifting family planning and public health paradigms and by: (shelved 1 time as family-planning) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving.

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Case studies from three countries suggest reason for increased Size: 1MB. Family planning programs in sub-Saharan Africa (English) Abstract. In the s, signs that sub-Saharan Africans would welcome family planning in numbers sufficient to make a difference in fertility rates were scattered and by: 3.

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The content is also easily adaptable for communication strategies and outreach programs aimed at impacting a broader audience through the media and journalists. This issue of the journal seeks to accelerate interest in research on family planning services and uptake, and behavioral and population outcomes, by sharing findings from studies recently conducted on the continent and presented at the International Family Planning Conference held in Kampala, Uganda, between November 15 Cited by: 8.

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In contrast, only two case studies are from sub-Saharan Africa. This book should interest all who work in the area of public health, policy and programme implementation. The experience of implementing family planning programmes in the 23 countries that it reports provides useful Cited by: 3.

This chapter presents information on family planning worldwide, a profile of Haiti,fertility and family planning in Haiti, family planning initiatives, and the Social Ecological Framework.

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• KEY FACTS TO SHARE provide main points to communicate to others. • SUPPORTING INFORMATION gives background and details on. Access to safe, voluntary family planning is a human right.

Family planning is central to gender equality and women’s empowerment, and it is a key factor in reducing poverty. Yet in developing regions, an estimated million women who want to avoid pregnancy are not using safe and effective family planning methods, for reasons ranging from lack of access to information or services to lack.

The Programme of Action adopted at the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) extended the international community's scope of interest beyond family planning to other components of reproductive health, such as maternal and child health, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), HIV and AIDS and other areas related to the status of women in developing.

The European Commission's financing for family planning, reproductive health and aids has declined from $m (€m) in to $m last year, according to. The World Health Organization (WHO) is building a better future for people everywhere.

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The health services are provided at the community level within locally available venues, such as schools, social halls, community grounds, markets and religious facilities, etc.

Full text of "ERIC ED Family Planning Programmes in other formats DOCUMENT RESUME ED AC AUTHOR TITLE INSTITUTION PUB DATE NOTE AVAILABLE FROM Pradei'vand, Pierre Family Planning Programmes in Africa, Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, Paris (France), Development Centre.

Family planning has been presented in this book as a compleItely voluntary decision and as an important service. has been a supporter of many family planning programmes in Africa.

Today, Family Planning Methods and Practice: Africa is theFile Size: 6MB. India launched a nationwide Family Planning Programmed in India is the first country in the world to launch such a programme.

A separate department of family Planning was created in in. Reproductive health. FAMILY PLANNING IN AFRICA SOUTH OF THE SAHARA. R.J.I. Leke C.U.S.S., University of Yaounde, Cameroon. The goal of Family Planning is to assist families in achieving the number of children desired, with appropriate spacing and timing to ensure optimal growth and development of each family member (HatcherMange ).

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Family planning is a term that was created in the mid-twentieth century to refer to the ability to control reproduction through access to contraception, abortion, sterilization, and information and education. Reproductive control allows a woman to determine when and whether she will have children.

A woman's ability to control the birth and spacing of her children has a direct impact on her. These guidelines replace previous documents issued in and The country’s new guidelines include expanded contraception options, introducing the long-acting hormonal contraceptive implant Implanon Nxt.

The guidelines also seek to increase demand for other previously available but unpopular contraceptive choices such as the copper intrauterine device and the female. Project /programme planning Guidance manual 6 > The project/programme cycle There is a range of models that can be used to implement a results-based approach.

The model described and recommended in this manual is based on the “project/programme cycle”, which depicts the management of an intervention through a sequence of inter. Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi says it's time that the country focuses on family planning programmes to reduce the scourge of maternal and child mortality.

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Get this from a library. Some aspects of family planning programmes and fertility in selected ECA member states. [P Olufemi Olusanya; United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa.; United Nations. Economic Commission for Africa. Population Division. Planning and Policies Section.;]. At the halfway point of the Family Planning (FP) initiative, launched inaround 12 million more women and girls were using contraceptives in east, south and west : Liz Ford.

Family planning definition is - planning intended to determine the number and spacing of one's children through birth control. Funding Gaps for Family Planning in West Africa Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Côte d’vI oire, Mauritana,i Niger, and Togo. SEPTEMBER This publication was prepared by Elise Lang 1 and Sarah Fohl 2 of the Health Policy Project.

1 Futures Group, 2 Consultant.Senegal is already an emerging family planning success. “Family planning is going to happen in West Africa,” says Roy Jacobstein senior medical advisor of IntraHealth International.

“In organized programs, we’re trying to make it happen faster. But you can already see it happening naturally in the cities and the higher wealth quintiles. This infographic shows how family planning contributes to national development by fostering strong institutions and global competitiveness.

For more detail, see PRB’s policy briefs “Strengthening Global Competitiveness in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Role of Family Planning” and “Fostering Strong, Transparent Institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Role of Family Planning.”.