Entries by rpickard

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Family Planning and Intimate Partner Violence: An Intersection Deserving of More Attention

Written by: Danette Wilkins, Program Officer, Breakthrough ACTION Intimate partner violence (IPV) significantly impacts family planning (FP)-related behaviors and outcomes, including reproductive autonomy, pregnancy, and childbearing decision-making, contraceptive preference, and contraceptive uptake and continuation.1-6 However, integrated programming addressing both FP and IPV is rare.7 FP practitioners need more research and programming that integrate both health issues—inside […]