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  • What can you buy for €17.50 that can change lives?

    • October 18, 2017
    • European Institutions
    • European voice
    • Family planning
    • Funding
    • Gender equality
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    Did you know that access to family planning for ONE girl for ONE year only costs the same amount as a Kivi candle Holder in Finland or a bike pump in the Netherlands? For a mere €17.50, a girl could have complete access to information and family planning services for a year. Shocking isn't it that more women and girls don't have access! Countdown 2030 Europe wanted to highlight this crucial issue. We wrote to the following EU Permanent Representatives during the European Week of Action for Girls to tell them a little bit more:

    • Spain
    • Ireland
    • The Netherlands
    • The UK
    • France
    • Germany
    • Denmark
    • Finland 
    • Sweden
    • Belgium



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