Join USAID, the Knowledge for Health (K4Health) Project and the Interagency Gender Working Group (IGWG) for a webinar to highlight the importance of tackling gender norms and inequities that act as barriers to men and boys’ use of contraception.
- Describe the evolving reproductive health needs of boys and men as contraceptive users at different stages along the reproductive life course
- Examine the gender dimensions of programming for boys and men as family planning (FP) users along the life course, including through both social and behavior change and service delivery approaches
- Provide a snapshot of interventions that use various approaches to engage boys and men as family planning users and highlight how gender dynamics were addressed in programming
- Encourage a stronger focus on men and boys as FP users, as part of as part of comprehensive approaches to increase modern contraceptive prevalence rates within countries
- Tim Shand, Deputy Director, PASSAGES PROJECT, Georgetown University, Institute of Reproductive Health (IRH)
- Dominick Shattuck, Senior Research Officer, IRH
- Tom Ellum, Outreach Channel Director, Marie Stopes International (MSI)
**Note: This webinar will use Adobe Connect Voice Over IP. There is no dial-in number for the webinar. Please avoid using the Chrome browser, as it is often problematic with Adobe Connect.