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Digitizing FP Programs During the Pandemic

How Service Delivery Partners Are Safely Maintaining Access to FP Information, Products and, Services Continue readingDigitizing FP Programs During the Pandemic

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Collaboration Research Scale-up

You’re Invited to Join the FP/RH Scale-Up Community of Practice!

Find out how to join us in this post! Continue readingYou’re Invited to Join the FP/RH Scale-Up Community of Practice!

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Collaboration Reflection Research

Advancing equity to support UHC: Tools and approaches for #NextGenFP

Event summary for the ICFP side sesssion from FHI 360 and R4S titled “Advancing equity to support UHC: Tools and approaches for #NextGenFP”.
Aired on February 3, 2021Continue readingAdvancing equity to support UHC: Tools and approaches for #NextGenFP

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Collaboration Reflection Research

2020: An Adaptation Crash Course

IBP partners are using StoryMaps to visualize the trials and tribulations of a pandemic year in family planning.Continue reading2020: An Adaptation Crash Course

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Maintaining High Impact Practices During a Pandemic: Fast-tracking the Adoption of Digital Tools in Family Planning Programs

PSI shares experiences and lessons learned as part of R4S-funded documentation of FP program adaptations made during the COVID-19 pandemic.Continue readingMaintaining High Impact Practices During a Pandemic: Fast-tracking the Adoption of Digital Tools in Family Planning Programs

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Collaboration Reflection Research

Presentations and Recordings Now Available from the Virtual Technical Consultation on Contraceptive-Induced Menstrual Changes

On November 17-18, 2020, a virtual technical consultation on contraceptive-induced…Continue readingPresentations and Recordings Now Available from the Virtual Technical Consultation on Contraceptive-Induced Menstrual Changes

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Collaboration

R4S Collaborates to Convene Virtual Technical Consultation on Contraceptive-Induced Menstrual Changes

On November 17 and 18, the Research for Scalable Solutions…Continue readingR4S Collaborates to Convene Virtual Technical Consultation on Contraceptive-Induced Menstrual Changes

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Reflection Research

A World Contraception Day without precedent highlights the need for data on COVID-19 and family planning

This Saturday, September 26th, marks the 13th annual global campaign known as World Contraception Day, or #WCD2020 to social media users. The mission of the day is to improve awareness of available family planning methods and enable young people to make informed decisions about their reproductive health.Continue readingA World Contraception Day without precedent highlights the need for data on COVID-19 and family planning

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Research

Rapid assessment of COVID-19 impact on family planning in Nepal and Africa

R4S will conduct a prospective, longitudinal study during the pandemic and recovery process with women ages 18 to 49 who opt into the study after calling the Viamo 3-2-1 service. Available in 18 countries, Viamo 3-2-1 is a mass communication information service through which mobile phone users can access information on demand by dialing a toll-free short code and navigating a menu of topics.Continue readingRapid assessment of COVID-19 impact on family planning in Nepal and Africa

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Family planning during the COVID-19 pandemic: The important role of community health volunteers in ensuring continuity of care

As R4S works to produce and use evidence to improve voluntary family planning programs, efforts are also under way to document the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on family planning programs, the changes stakeholders are making to ensure continuation of care, and the efficacy of these changes.Continue readingFamily planning during the COVID-19 pandemic: The important role of community health volunteers in ensuring continuity of care