Review of existing family planning policies and programs

lessons learned by W. Parker Mauldin

Publisher: Population Council in New York, NY

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StatementW. Parker Mauldin and Steven W. Sinding.
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A Review of the HHS Family Planning Program: Mission, Management, and Measurement of Results. Show details Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on a Comprehensive Review of the HHS Office of Family Planning Title X Review of existing family planning policies and programs book Stith Butler A, Wright Clayton E, editors.

Historically, family planning programs have been more prevalent in anglophone than in francophone sub-Saharan countries. In their review of family planning programs in francophone countries up toGauthier and Brown (a) indicated that none of them had a policy aimed at reducing the rate of population growth.

The book also documents the change in donor interest in family planning over time. Initially, these activities were supported by private foundations in the United States of America.

Later, the governments of the USA and of some European countries (Sweden, in particular) provided large-scale funding for family planning programmes. This research has been compiled into a Youth Family Planning Policy Scorecard to evaluate and compare the favorability of current national policy and program environments.

Based on a review of existing evidence and expert consultations, the following indicators were selected as evidence-based interventions for inclusion in the Scorecard. for voluntary family planning programs are needed: • Chapter one—explaining the neglect of family planning programs since the mids—argues for a reinvestment in publicly funded family planning pro-grams and presents new evidence on fertility decline and its economic and health Size: 1MB.

strengthening their national family planning programs and policies. At the meeting, the Government of France pledged € million (euros) over the next five years in support of MDGs 4 and 5 in West Africa with a focus on family planning • In Uganda, a policy prohibiting community health workers from providing injectable contraceptives wasFile Size: KB.

the quality of family planning services and maximize people’s access to them. It can help family planning providers to assist clients choosing a family planning method, to support effective use, and to solve clients’ problems.

Managers and trainers can use this book, too. While this handbook covers many topics, 4 overall themes emerge: 1. Sinceresearchers around the world have used DHS data to investigate unmet need for family planning.

This review focuses on studies that assess factors influencing the use of family planning methods. In most parts of the world, women want to have smaller families; hence rapid population growth will not be an ongoing phenomenon. Family planning is central to gender equality and women’s empowerment, and it is a key factor in reducing poverty.

Yet in developing regions, an estimated million women who want to avoid pregnancy are not using safe and effective family planning methods, for reasons ranging from lack of access to information or services to lack of support from their partners or communities.

Books shelved as family-planning: Cribsheet: A Data-Driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool by Emily Oster, Expecting Bet. Clearly, Americans had to have been practicing family planning. Over the course of the 19th century, contraception was discussed in wider circles in America than ever before.

Puritan ideas did not disappear, but other ideas gradually surfaced. By mid-century, pamphlets and books on contraception had been published and were widely available.

sustainable family planning programmes will make a lasting change. FP is a partnership that encourages country-level progress on family planning goals. FP has prioritized 69 focus countries2 to accelerate progress, including 36 commitment-making countries which are working to expand access to family planning commodities and services.

An appropriate amount of planning and effort should go into the development and review of a policy before it is presented for approval.

The goal is to ensure that policies are consistent with the vision, mission and values of the UFS and are developed and maintained in a logical and consistent manner. The HHSC Family Planning Program Policy and Procedure Manual is a guide for contractors who deliver HHSC Family Planning Program services in Texas.

Providers of family planning services who are also reimbursed by Title XIX (Medicaid), must follow policies and procedures as established by the Texas Medicaid Program in the Texas.

Family planning has always been the main emphasis in population policies adopted by the Government of India. However, there is a need of more public awareness and public participation. Continue promoting family-friendly policies in business and government indefinitely.

If you can follow these steps successfully, your campaign should be successful as well, and family-friendly business and government policies will bring rewards to everyone in your community.

Family planning is achieved through the use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility (inability to have children) Planning when and how many children to have is the couple's responsibility, not just the man's or woman's Family planning is just as important for newly married couples as it is for those who already have File Size: 1MB.

Goal. Improve pregnancy planning and spacing, and prevent unintended pregnancy. Overview. Family planning is one of the 10 great public health achievements of the 20th century.1 The availability of family planning services allows individuals to achieve desired birth spacing and family size, and contributes to improved health outcomes for infants, children, women, and families.1, 2, 3.

provision of family planning services. These Guidelines have been reviewed by the IDHS Family Planning Program Administrator, members of the Family Planning Advisory Council, representatives of delegate agencies, and the Family Planning Program staff and will be issued to family planning program staff at each service Size: 1MB.

Monitor:Collectionofdata,analysisandreporting Useofmonitoringdataformanagementactionanddecisionmaking 5. Evaluatingforresults Reproductive health is defined as” A state of complete physical, mental, and social well being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity, in all matters relatedFile Size: 1MB.

Facts for Family Planning has been developed to facilitate the work of community health workers, counselors and others in providing information on family planning. The content is also easily adaptable for communication strategies and outreach programs aimed at impacting a broader audience through the media and journalists.

A guide to family planning for community health workers and their clients Adapted from the WHO's Decision-Making Tool for family planning clients and providers.

Purpose of this tool This flip-chart is a tool to use during family planning counselling or in group sessions with clients. It can. A Review of the HHS Family Planning Program provides a broad evaluation of the Title X family planning program since its establishment in The program successfully provides family planning services to its target audience of low-income individuals, but there is room for improvement.

8 Preservice Education Family Planning Reference Guide Unit 1: Introduction to Family Planning in Malawi Key Points International declarations recognize the importance of access to reproductive health, including family planning, as a basic human right.

Family planning benefits women, families, communities, and societies. Although family planning use in Malawi has notably increased in recent.

The Role of Strategy, Policies, Planning, and Procedures Tasks Evaluate the organization's IT policies, standards, and procedures; and the processes for their development, approval, implementation, and maintenance to ensure that they support the IT strategy and.

The EEDA project's goals are to improve the implementation of existing family planning policies, especially those that support youth access to and use of contraception; and generate new funding and policy commitments for family planning in response to evidence-driven advocacy.

inconsistency across policies, or that existing policies address some issues, but must be expanded to align with best practices.

“No” responses suggest areas where existing policies can be updated or new policies developed so family planning best practices are followed. Family Planning Program Evaluation is not a well-developed art, much less an exact science.

The evaluation of the performance of such programs has received a good deal of attention but the methodologies are still controversial and the results inconclusive. This is due to a wide variety of constraints, not all of which are technical, and most of which are not unique to family by: Following Nigeria’s commitments made at the London Summit on Family Planning, the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) developed the Nigeria Family Planning Blueprint (Scale-Up Plan).

The FMOH has incorporated existing plans with additional strategic planning and consultation to draft the comprehensive, five-year costed scale-up plan.

The need for family planning Article (PDF Available) in Population and Environment 28(4) July w Reads How we measure 'reads'Author: Ndola Prata.Family planning programs are organized outreach activities, often under government auspices, that distribute information, services, and supplies for modern means of fertility regulation.

While they vary greatly, the following are regarded as the principal ingredients of an acceptable program: A delivery system that includes, at a minimum, community clinics and referrals to secondary and.A two-children policy is a government-imposed limit of two children allowed per family or the payment of government subsidies only to the first two children.

It has previously been used in British Hong Kong in the s, citizens were also highly encouraged to have two children as a limit (although it was not mandated by law), and it was used as part of the region's family planning.