• Universal Health Coverage: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights on the Agenda

    • April 25, 2017
    • Factsheets
    • Family planning
    • Global agenda
    • Policies

    This paper builds upon a previous version jointly written by Countdown 2030 Europe and Action for Global Health. It seeks to show how the World Health Organisation (WHO) definition of universal health coverage (UHC) and its vision of the social determinants of health underpinning UHC relate to sexual and reproductive...

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  • Do FP/RH deserve only 3% of the EC attention?

    • October 25, 2016
    • Factsheets
    • European voice

    In 2015, the EU re-committed to the promotion of SRHR, including FP, in development cooperation policy. “Do FP/RH deserve only 3% of the EC attention?” fact sheet looks closer at the translation of this commitment into programmes and looks at where funding to FP/RH stands.  Fact sheet: Do FP/RH deserve...

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  • Europe Standing up for Advancement of Human Rights and Investment in Family Planning

    • September 26, 2016
    • Factsheets
    • European voice
    • Family planning

    Halfway to 2020, Countdown 2030 Europe invited stakeholders around Europe to reflect on achievements so far and recommit to reaching the goal of enabling 120 million additional women and girls to use modern contraception by 2020. In this context, our partner organisations held series of events from May till September...

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  • Family Planning 2020 and the European Commission Support for Women and Girls

    • June 01, 2016
    • Factsheets
    • European voice
    • Family planning
    • Quality of aid

    In 2012, several representatives from governments, donors and civil society, among many others, came together at the London Summit on Family Planning to support the right of women and girls to decide, freely and for themselves, whether, when and how many children they have. The Countdown 2030 Europe factsheet takes...

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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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