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Are you thinking about a summer getaway? If so, Travel with WTFP - upload a selfie & tag us! https://t.co/HtLly6JA6s #WherestheFP

Jafta never had a male role model. Now he is one in #SouthAfrica! Read more: https://t.co/WuyARMyKSV #MenAsPartners

The @UN has a particular responsibility to lead by example in ensuring the equal & active participation of women at all levels.

We're working towards this goal every day, everywhere: https://t.co/Cpdl0psGko

“Reaching women and girls affected by crises with #familyplanning must be understood as a critical rights issue.” More from Jenn Schlecht, FP2020 Senior Advisor, Emergency Preparedness and Response: https://t.co/MOP6URhoLf #WRD2018 #WeAreFP2020

YES! This vintage ad from 1995 Mexico promotes the many #familyplanning options to choose from! #TBT #WheresTheFP

•Let's acknowledge the link between the #GlobalGoals, equality for women, and peace #WheresTheFP

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


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Guatemala’s population is the most ethnically diverse in Latin America. Nearly half of the country’s 13.4 million people are indigenous, spread out among more than 20 Mayan groups. Although the country boasts the largest economy in Central America, 75 percent of Mayans live in poverty, often in remote areas, with limited access to health services and schooling. Guatemala has one of the highest fertility rates in Latin America, with each woman bearing an average of 4.4 children over her lifetime. At its current growth rate of 2.8%, the country’s population will double in 22 years.

EngenderHealth has worked in Guatemala since 1985, collaborating with the Ministry of Public Health and the Guatemalan Social Security Institute to expand family planning services throughout the country. Most recently, our efforts focused on addressing the roots of poverty and high fertility by working with vulnerable girls.

Promoting the Health and Rights of Youth

EngenderHealth’s latest initiative, funded by the Nike Foundation, promoted youth participation and encouraged girls to learn social and economic skills. By creating safe spaces in their communities, connecting girls to peers and mentors for social support, and establishing girl-led advocacy activities, EngenderHealth and our partners provided rural girls with new opportunities for personal and professional development and leadership. This comprehensive approach linked health, education, and empowerment, and prepared the country’s most vulnerable girls to make fully informed decisions and have control over their sexual and reproductive health.

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