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Students in Papua New Guinea
18 Jul 2014 | Family planning

“Young life should be enjoyable”

Young people in PNG tell us why sexual and reproductive health matters to them.

Marie Stopes Papua New Guinea has been working with students at the country’s main university, running a peer education programme to spread knowledge about family planning among young people in PNG. Here we share their insights on why sexual and reproductive health matters.

Jeremy: "I know I want to have a planned family"

Jeremy, a second year Information Communications Technology student from the New Guinea Islands told us:

"In my family we are seven. My father took another wife so we have two half siblings. I see my...

Young people in PNG tell us why sexual and reproductive health matters to them.

“Young life should be enjoyable”

Young women in Ghana
07 Jul 2014 | Maternal health

COMMENT: As World Cup excitement reaches fever pitch, there's...

World Cup fever has had everybody gripped, here in Ghana and across the...

COMMENT: As World Cup excitement reaches fever pitch, there's another goal still worth fighting for

The 2014 Uganda Responsible Investment Awards
30 Jun 2014 | Maternal health

Marie Stopes Uganda named Best Reproductive Health and Family...

Marie Stopes Uganda's contribution to Millennium Development Goals and service to women...

Marie Stopes Uganda named Best Reproductive Health and Family Planning Organisation

23 Jun 2014 | Maternal health

Supporting survivors of gender-based violence

A new project with Marie Stopes Tanzania and the Tanzanian Police Force, is ensuring survivors of gender-based and sexual violence ...

Supporting survivors of gender-based violence

A client speaks to an Marie Stopes International South Sudan worker about her contraceptive options
16 Jun 2014 | Family planning

Delivering for women in the face of adversity

While the volatile political and security situation in South Sudan continues, our programme there has continued to provide much...

Delivering for women in the face of adversity

Mona at her home clinic with a client
08 Jan 2014 | Maternal health

'Avon lady'-style business training puts family planning...

Through incorporating business training into our social franchising offer, we&...

'Avon lady'-style business training puts family planning at the heart of the community

Monica outside Marie Stopes Tanzania centre
23 Dec 2013 | Post abortion care

Let’s talk about sex: why education about sex and contraception is...

63% of Tanzanian adolescents who are in a relationship are sexually active, but denied...

Let’s talk about sex: why education about sex and contraception is vital to young women

Flying outreach in South Sudan
13 Dec 2013 | Family planning

Starting from zero: family planning in the newest country in the world

‘Fragile states’ are characterised by poverty and insecurity, but in South Sudan, Marie Stopes...

Starting from zero: family planning in the newest country in the world

Family planning group counselling session in Mali
13 Dec 2013 | Family planning

Mali: delivering for women in the face of crisis

With Mali in the grip of a political crisis and internal conflict, Marie Stopes International Mali has continued to provide...

Mali: delivering for women in the face of crisis

Jahanara
13 Dec 2013 | Family planning

The power of choice: a tale of two mothers

Jahanara and Khadeja live in Dhaka, Bangladesh. They only live a short distance from each other but in reality they live worlds’ apart ...

The power of choice: a tale of two mothers

MSU worker speaking with a client
10 Dec 2013 | Family planning

Marie Stopes Uganda is ‘people’s choice’ at Visionary Awards

Marie Stopes Uganda has received a special ‘Visionary’ award from the Prime Minister in recognition of its...

Marie Stopes Uganda is ‘people’s choice’ at Visionary Awards

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