Family Planning


Supporting Access to Family Planning & Post Abortion Care (SAF-PAC)

Ensuring the welfare of women, men, girls and boys, particularly in emergency situations, is one of CARE’s priorities.


Integrated Family Health Initiative

Bihar, a state in eastern India, has some of the country’s highest rates of maternal, neonatal and infant mortality. Extreme poverty, gender and social inequality, low literacy rates and early marriage further compound Bihar’s reproductive health crisis.


Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Travels with CARE to See Better Solutions to Women’s Health in Cambodia

Members of Congress witness how strong health systems create healthy, self-sufficient moms and families


The Kojo Nnamdi Show - Foreign Food Aid And The Farm Bill (audio)

The farm bill recently signed into law by President Barack Obama took years to clear Congress - and triggered showdowns over everything from food stamps to agricultural subsidies.


Ramkishore’s Realization

In early 2010, with an infant in her arms, another on the way, and a heavy load of daily household chores, Meeta quickly grew weak and ill with exhaustion. But Ramkishore, her husband, did not help her with the chores.


Supporting Access to Family Planning and Post-Abortion Care in Emergencies

In line with CARE’s commitment to the needs and rights of women and girls, SAFPAC integrates essential sexual and reproductive health services into new and ongoing humanitarian


CARE Initiative Almost Doubles Family Planning Rate in Ethiopia

The Family Planning Results Initiative was implemented in Rwanda, Kenya, and Ethiopia with the goal of increasing and sustaining the use of family planning. The program aimed to achieve this goal by both improving the quality and availabi


Using All Means to Reduce Maternal Mortality

Tékponon Jikuagou (TJ), which loosely translates to “using all means to reduce maternal mortality,” is an innovative project designed to address unmet need for family planning in Benin by intervening through women’s and men’s social networks.