• Solutions to Power Sustainable Development: Harnessing The Demographic Dividend

    • June 02, 2017
    • Factsheets
    • Family planning
    • Gender equality
    • Global agenda

    Many of the world's least developed countries struggle with high fertility rates and low development.  The current demographic boom means we have the largest generation of young people in history. This contributes to an economic surge in countries where there are increasing numbers of young people in employment, coupled with...

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  • Distorting the market: Changing the conversation on contraceptive security

    • April 21, 2017
    • Advocacy asks
    • Family planning
    • Funding
    • Global agenda
    • Financing mechanisms
    • Quality of aid

    We are halfway to 2020 — the year the global community promised to have delivered modern contraception to more than 120 million women and girls who needed them, but lacked access to them in 2016. To deliver this commitment, we must ensure contraceptive security. On 26 October 2016, Countdown 2030 Europe,...

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  • European Donors for Family Planning

    • May 15, 2016
    • Factsheets
    • Family planning
    • Global agenda
    • European voice

    Countdown 2015 Europe’s factsheet for reproductive health and family planning (RH/FP) community highlights European donor country support for RH/FP in 2015. In 2015, European countries continued to firmly support RH/FP through their policy commitments in international cooperation. Globally this contributed to RH/FP featuring prominently within the Sustainable Development Goals. In...

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