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David Mundell visiting one of our clinics in Malawi
29 Feb 2016 | Family planning

Scottish Secretary of State visits our clinic in Malawi

Scottish Secretary of State, David Mundell has commended the collaborative partnership between the Department for International Development (DFID) and Marie Stopes Malawi, known locally as Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM).

On a recent visit to BLM’s Falls Clinic, Mundell said the programme's sexual and reproductive health services were “centred on the people that most need it in Malawi.”

BLM was founded 24 years ago and since then, with support from DFID, it has lead the way in delivering low cost and modern contraception. In 2015 alone Falls Clinic was visited by 12,078 family planning clients.

During his visit, Mundell was shown how BLM operates and how funding from DFID is crucial in helping the programme to run its 30 static...

Scottish Secretary of State, David Mundell has commended the collaborative partnership between the Department for International Development (DFID) and Marie Stopes Malawi, known locally as Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM).

Scottish Secretary of State visits our clinic in Malawi

An outreach session
21 Jan 2016 | Family planning

Global partners gather to discuss importance of family planning

Marie Stopes International is honoured to be taking part in the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP)...

Global partners gather to discuss importance of family planning

Client Mwema
20 Nov 2015 | Family planning

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APPG visit to Sri Lanka
16 Nov 2015 | Family planning

UK Parliamentarians visit Sri Lanka clinic

This month the All-Party Parliamentary Groups (APPG) for Population, Development and Reproductive Health visited our programme in Sri...

UK Parliamentarians visit Sri Lanka clinic

Women in Tanzania waiting to receive family planning services
12 Nov 2015 | Family planning

Over 290m of world's poorest women using modern contraception

A new report by Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) released Thursday 12th November shows an unprecedented number of...

Over 290m of world's poorest women using modern contraception

A group information session in Zambia
30 Oct 2015 | Family planning

Marie Stopes International at ICFP

Marie Stopes International will be taking part in the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) in Indonesia, 9-12 November 2015.

Marie Stopes International at ICFP

Marie Stopes House
15 Oct 2015 | Family planning

90th anniversary of first family planning clinic in London

We're celebrating the 90th anniversary of Marie Stopes House - Marie Stopes’ first clinic in central London and...

90th anniversary of first family planning clinic in London

Women receiving an injection. Image published under Creative Commons licence.
24 Sep 2015 | Family planning

UK women now able to self-inject contraceptive at home

Pharmaceutical company, Pfizer, has announced that the UK's first self-injectable contraceptive for women is now...

UK women now able to self-inject contraceptive at home

Afghan delegation meeting Swedish and Finnish Parliamentarians and Marie Stopes International
22 Sep 2015 | Family planning

Afghan MPs discuss sexual and reproductive health during Nordic trip

Last week Marie Stopes International co-ordinated a visit to Sweden and Finland from an Afghanistan...

Afghan MPs discuss sexual and reproductive health during Nordic trip

African and European Members of Parliament visit Senegal
20 Aug 2015 | Young people

MSI Senegal hosts African and European Members of Parliament

Marie Stopes International Senegal demonstrated its impact to a delegation of African and European Members of...

MSI Senegal hosts African and European Members of Parliament

MSI at WAHO Forum
06 Aug 2015 | Family planning

MSI's expertise critical to ending preventable deaths in West...

In West Africa the number of women using a modern contraceptive method can be as low as one in 10, the...

MSI's expertise critical to ending preventable deaths in West Africa

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