• Joining Voices: Overcoming challenges to family planning in Zambia

    • January 26, 2016
    • Videos
    • Family planning
    • Southern champions

    This documentary shows the benefits of working with Community Based Distributors to provide contraceptives to people who live in remote areas of Zambia.  It shows an example of Peter and Felistus who are farmers in a rural area in Zambia. Every 3 months, Felistus walks for more than 4 hours...

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  • Joining Voices: Mahtab Rashidi - a Bold Crusader

    • December 15, 2015
    • Videos
    • Family planning
    • Southern champions

    This is documentary describes challenges faced in supporting the rights of women and girls in Pakistan.  This film unveils a role of Ms. Mehtab Rashidi a champion of Rahnuma-FPAP who challenged religious leaders and gained support from political powers on the early child marriage act.  Mrs Rashidi is a highly...

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  • Goals for Girls Post-2015: Win, lose or draw?

    • November 02, 2015
    • Videos
    • Gender equality
    • Global agenda

    The European Week of Action for Girls is an annual week-long event which aims to ensure that girls’ empowerment is promoted and their rights are protected and fulfilled in the EU’s external action, through adequate policies, funding and programs. The 2015 Week of Action featured a series of activities which...

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  • Joining Voices: No More Early Pregnancies

    • July 14, 2015
    • Videos
    • Family planning
    • Southern champions
    • Youth

    ‘No More Early Pregnancies’  conveys a story of adolescent girls and teenage pregnancies.  Many adolescents in Benin are sexually active and require Comprehensive Sexual Education and choice of Family Planning methods.  The film reveals the challenges women face in accessing rights-based family planning in a country where 35% of adolescents...

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  • Joining Voices: Family Planning Ends Poverty

    • July 14, 2015
    • Videos
    • Family planning
    • Southern champions

    The film is based in Liberia and shows the main barriers to access to family planning due to traditional beliefs, public sentiment and lack of education.  It includes stories from two families, one that has access to family planning and the other it doesn’t.  The films showcases the important role...

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