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4 September 2017

Family planning is a smart investment; Rwanda to host the International Conference on Family planning 2018

  Rwanda is one of the family planning success stories of recent history. The first decade of the 2000s brought great achievements: a dramatic rise in the country’s contraceptive prevalence rate for modern methods to 48 per cent in 2015, from 4 percent between 2000 and 2007, and a drop in total fertility rate from 6.1 in 2000

10 August 2017

Harnessing youth potential through health is critical to Africa’s demographic dividend

Harnessing youth potential through health is critical to Africa’s demographic dividend         The world today is home to 1.8 billion young people between the ages of 10 and 24 – and the youth population is growing fastest in developing countries. With young people making up about

6 June 2017

Accelerating Family Planning as a key for the nation’s development

Hundreds of family planning stakeholders from across the country convened on 09 May 2017 to collectively commit to accelerating family planning in Rwanda. Government leadership, development partners, international and local NGOs,  Civil Society, and religious leaders deliberated on  progress and gaps in, advancing voluntary,

23 May 2017

Fistula Day: Hope, healing, and dignity for all

Fistula Day: Hope, healing, and dignity for all Over the past year, I witnessed the total transformation of two women’s lives. Jumwa, from Kenya, was successfully treated for obstetric fistula at the age of 83, after living with this terrible and treatable condition for 66 years. Alice, from Malawi, was treated at the age of

UNFPA ESARO Regional Director with Young People
UNFPA ESARO Regional Director with Young People
African Union Demographic Dividend
African Union Demographic Dividend
iAccelerator Innovators' Journey in Rwanda
iAccelerator Innovators' Journey in Rwanda
Sustainable Development Goals Explained: Good Health and Well-being
Sustainable Development Goals Explained: Good Health and Well-being

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