Meeting the Need: Strengthening Family Planning Programs


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PATH, United Nations Population Fund




This report is designed as a general resource to help family planning program managers strengthen their programs and meet growing family planning needs…It offers a broad overview of key programmatic considerations. Each subsection includes a list of practical specialized resources and hands-on tools that can support program managers desiring to bring about programmatic change… It is hoped that this report will inspire program managers to further investigate ways to strengthen family planning programs so that they may increase contraceptive prevalence and fulfill the reproductive rights of the women and men they serve. [author’s description]

Part 2 covers advocacy, reshaping service delivery, integrated services, quality of care and privat sector partnerships as well as tips, tools and information for program managers on how to engage staff in all of these processes.


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