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What’s New with First-Time Parents?

On May 20th, two USAID flagship projects—the Evidence to Action Project (E2A), led by Pathfinder, and the Maternal and Child Survival Program (MCSP)—jointly hosted an event focused on first-time parents (FTPs). The interactive forum was the latest in a …

Local Ownership in Action

Our participation in the recent Women Deliver Conference in Vancouver was exciting, partially because we got to interact with members of our global family planning and reproductive health community. We asked them what they most want to see from future …

New Digital Tool—By Youth, With Youth, For Youth

What makes a program youth-responsive? Through my experience with E2A, I’ve learned that it’s not enough to simply consult young people about their family planning needs. Effective programs must be built for youth and (more importantly) by youth. To ta …

No #HealthForAll Without Adolescents

I remember the call and how upset my friend sounded on the other end. About 20 years ago, during my second year of medical school, I was sleeping in (a rare treat during this hectic time in my life). The ringing woke me up. “Gino, you have to help me o …

You are Not Alone

By: Lauryn Dunkwu, Former Program Coordinator, Pathfinder Nigeria In my country, the largest obstacle to providing better family planning for young people is fear. Although Nigeria’s youth are curious about contraceptive options, making them comfortabl …