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Male Engagement In Family Planning: Reducing Unmet Need For Family Planning By Addressing Gender Norm

Lab Area: Women's Health

Categories: Community Engagement, Gender Norms, Male Engagement and Sexual & Reproductive Health

This brief is based on: a) the preliminary review of recent initiatives to engage men in sexual and reproductive health programs; b) the subsequent technical consultation to define male engagement practices, discuss evaluation of male engagement programs, and consider feasibility of scaling-up successful approaches; and, c) the case study of four interventions which used gender-transformative approaches to engage men in family planning programs.

Source: Institute for Reproductive Health: Georgetown University