Monthly Archives: July 2012

AFIDEP in the Media

2019 The Nation (Malawi): Transparency, accountability key to growth—experts (newspaper), December 9, 2019: The Nation (Malawi): Climate migration no stranger to Malawi (newspaper)- opinion piece by Emma Heneine, December 9, 2019: The Times Group (Malawi): Don’t leave national development goals to donors (media group), December 9, 2019: The Perfect Daily Grind

The London Summit on Family Planning 2012: The outcomes

The London Summit on Family Planning, organised by DfID and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, can be seen as a success. Thanks to the mobilisation and participation of development partners, civil society organisations, and more than 20 developing countries such as Rwanda, Ethiopia, India and the Philippines, 120 million more women and girls

Pop Audio: Eliya Zulu on Population Growth, Family Planning, and Urbanisation in Africa

AFIDEP Executive Director, Eliya Zulu, was interviewed on February 11th, 2011, by former American public radio reporter Russell Sticklor, about population growth, economic growth, and Africa. This audio interview originally appeared on the New Security Beat, the blog of the Woodrow Wilson Center’s Environmental Change and Security Program. Eliya Zulu on Population Growth, Family

PRB hosts online discussion on output-based assistance for reproductive health

On January 18th, 2011, the Population Reference Bureau hosted a live online discussion featuring Dr. Ben Bellows, current associate with the Population Council’s Reproductive Health programme in Nairobi and former technical advisor to AFIDEP’s partner organization, Venture Strategies for Health and Development. Dr. Bellows answered a range of questions on reproductive health voucher programs.

AFIDEP at Woodrow Wilson Center

On a panel on the “impact of the population growth factor on development”, alongside Dr. Martha Campbell (CEO of Venture Strategies for Health and Development), Dr. Malcolm Potts (Chair of the Bixby Center for Population, Health, and Sustainability at U.C. Berkeley), and Dr. Jotham Musinguzi (Director of the Partners in Population and Development Africa

AFIDEP contributes to the preparation of a special issue of The Lancet, focused on population, family planning, and the MDG’s

There is now increasing evidence that population and family planning are linked not only to the health of women, children and families but also to the achievement of international development goals and objectives more broadly – including the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Indeed, a 2007 report from the United Kingdom Parliament concluded that there