Dear Family Planning Champion,
How do global crises affect the rate of unplanned adolescent pregnancies? Does climate change impact women more than men? Unfortunately, we are seeing more examples of the gender impacts of crises. A new resource shows us how this can happen and provides resources to think about addressing family planning (FP) during crises using a holistic approach.
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This new resource from the PACE project outlines the following key points:
Not only does access to FP enhance gender equality and other development outcomes, but evidence suggests that it promotes stronger resilience to shocks at the household and community level when integrated with other development strategies. Read more to learn how an integrated population, health, and environment approach can support your FP program.