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  • Ensuring a strong EU voice at UN Commissions on Gender and Population

    • April 30, 2017
    • European Institutions
    • Family planning
    • Funding
    • Gender equality
    • Global agenda
    • Policies

    Each year in March, representatives of UN Member States, civil society organizations and UN entities gather for the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), the principal global intergovernmental body to promote gender equality. Countdown 2030 Europe played a vital role as part of the official national delegations by successfully...

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  • Countdown 2030 Europe at the She Decides Conference:

    • March 08, 2017
    • Belgium
    • Family planning
    • Funding
    • Global agenda

    The She Decides conference was a powerful moment for our movement to rally together after the recent return of the Global Gag Rule, which has created huge funding gaps for family planning. The She Decides conference underlined the importance of the She Decides initiative as a key platform to build...

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  • Commitments to Family Planning from European Donors reflected in Latest Trends

    • February 27, 2017
    • European Institutions
    • Family planning
    • Funding
    • Global agenda
    • Humanitarian aid

    February 2017 - This report analyses European donor financial and policy support to SRH/FP in 12 European donor countries, collected by Countdown 2030 Europe national partners. It concludes that despite significant challenges of shrinking ODA budgets and political change both within Europe as in other parts of the world, European donors...

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