Session 145:
Family Planning Programs and Contraceptive Use in Africa

Saturday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Mackinac West
Level 5

Chair: Jean-François Kobiané, Université de Ouagadougou
Discussant: Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute

  1. Achieving the Millennium Development Goals in Kenya: The Contribution of Family PlanningThomas J. Goliber, Futures Group International; Rachel Sanders, Futures Group International

  2. Revitalization of Family Planning ProgramsNdola Prata, University of California, Berkeley; Amita Sreenivas, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Understanding Emergency Contraception Practice in Ghana: A Theory-Based ApproachAndreea A. Creanga, Johns Hopkins University; Saifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Menstrual Pattern, Sexual Behaviors and Contraceptive Use among Postpartum Women in Nairobi SlumsJohn G. Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton; Robert P. Ndugwa, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Martin K. Mutua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

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