where women give birth in rural uganda
Pregnant women in rural Uganda often live quite far from the nearest health center. These 13 striking photos from the Universal Access Project's recent press fellowship to Uganda illustrate the need for access to clinics for pregnant Ugandan women.See the photos
Adolescent & Youth
The largest generation of young people the world has ever seen – 1.8 billion – are in or entering their reproductive years. Access to sexual and reproductive health and rights allows them to be empowered to live the lives they choose.Read More
Family Planning Voices
"We’ll plan for it. We’ll know when we are ready."
UAP Senior Director Seema Jalan spoke with FP Voices to discuss the importance of family planning for a young group of midwives in Haiti.
The United Nations Foundation’s Universal Access Project works to empower girls and women by improving their access to reproductive health and family planning services globally.
A world where girls, women, and their families are empowered and healthy.
Family Planning Updates
From interviews, to report launches, to TED talks; get the latest on international family planning and reproductive health with UAP’s new News & Updates page.Get the latest
Women Behind the Clothes
225 million girls & women in developing countries lack access to modern contraception. One apparel company, ANN INC., is improving the lives of the women in its supply chain through workplace reproductive health training.Get the Facts