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Wise words from our #WCW , the fabulous @jk_rowling! Take power into your own hands & advocate for #ReproHealth: https://t.co/vPrn5at4Hd #WheresTheFP

Rashida survived her last pregnancy thanks to counseling from an EngenderHealth-trained health worker! https://t.co/5T7UtXgTHU

At least 1 in 5 refugees or displaced women in complex humanitarian settings have experienced sexual violence. This #WorldRefugeeDay, demand policies that can ensure their safety! #WithRefugees

“I don’t want to get married now. I want to become an architect,” says Yanal (16), a Syrian refugee in Jordan.

On #WorldRefugeeDay, we’re proud to stand #WithRefugees like Yanal who want to take notes in class not take vows in marriage: https://t.co/t24r3rEwgu

#ENDChildMarriage

We love the pill & all other forms of contraception: allowing millions to plan & space pregnancies. How empowering is that?! #WheresTheFP

A life free of violence is a basic #humanright.
Women & girls should NEVER have to live in fear. #EndRapeinWar #EWECisME https://t.co/bEEYQ20Elc

Expanding access to #contraception & #familyplanning programs is one of the most cost-effective ways to break the cycle of poverty." #FP2020

.@nanditathatte of @IBPInitiative talking about the importance of evidence, advocacy, financing and implementation to achieve goals of #SRHRAgenda and advance #reprohealth for all. #IBPLondon2018

Obstetric #fistula, as @DrRomanzi notes at the #SafeSurgery4Women #WHA71 advocacy event, can be prevented by access to safe, affordable c-sections for all women. Watch the full conversation between #GlobalSurgeryChampions Dr. Romanzi and @BisolaObembe: https://t.co/YKCyEOXbs1

We know that #familyplanning is a force multiplier for a nation’s economy and prosperity. A new report from @Guttmacher lays out a roadmap for creating robust, rights-based #SRHR programs & services for women & girls worldwide: https://t.co/L97vscZFlY #SRHRagenda #FP2020Progress

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March 2, 2018

EngenderHealth Expresses Strong Support for SheDecides Day

EngenderHealth, a leading international women's health organization whose vision is "women and girls first," reaffirms its support today, the first anniversary of the She Decides movement: Yes, SheDecides. EngenderHealth, along with thousands of allies and partners, is showing solidarity on March 2 for a world where every woman and girl can decide what do with her body, her life, and her future-without question.

January 26, 2018

EngenderHealth Participates in 2nd National Family Planning Conference

November 7, 2017 - EngenderHealth joined a committed group of family planning advocates from November 7th-9th at the Second National Family Planning Conference in Cebu City, Philippines. Along with the goal of sharing good family planning practices and sharing research innovations in family planning technology, advocates attending all came with the anticipation that the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) law would be fully implemented.

December 1, 2017

A Young Couple Uses and Promotes Family Planning in Their Community

Kizza Kedekiya and Katusemi Evelyne, residents of Bukona Village, Hoima District, were in their late teens when they married. Five years later, they have two healthy little girls. Kizza, a farmer, and Katusemi, a nursery school teacher, are happy in life. They believe that raising two children is already a large responsibility for them, so for now, they use hormonal implants to keep their family small.

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