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.

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.

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Today’s world contains the largest youth population in history. These 5 young people share why access to family planning empowers them to live the lives they choose.

Meet the 5
Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 8:05am
#SRHR can lead to economic gains for individuals, families & communities. Learn how #economics & #familyplanning mix https://t.co/08VSsjLcqM
Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 6:05am
"No country in the last 50 years has emerged from poverty without expanding access to #contraceptives." - @BillGates https://t.co/rksnZoy6d8
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 11:15am
Investing in #adolescent well-being is crucial for achieving the #SDGs. Check out our Adolescent Health resources: https://t.co/08VSsjLcqM
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 8:30am
#Contraceptives are one of the greatest antipoverty innovations in history - @melindagates in the 2017 #GatesLetter
Thursday, February 23rd, 2017 at 6:15am
#GlobalGagRule “jeopardizes the health & well-being of the world’s most vulnerable girls & women" says Kathy Calvin: https://t.co/ZRHyPvVJKu