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London Summit on Family Planning

Pathfinder is proud to join our partners, government leaders, advocates, and others for the London Summit on Family Planning on July 11.

Join Pathfinder at the following events to share your ideas and hear from our experts.

Can’t make it to London? Check out the livestream here & follow along on Twitter using #HerFuture. And be sure to tag @PathfinderInt in your tweets so we can share your thoughts on the sessions!


(all times local London time)

Monday, July 10, 2017

SIDE EVENT: A Win-Win for Human and Environmental Health: How Conservation Programs Can Be Strengthened by Meeting Family planning Needs

TIME: 15:00 – 18:00  |  FEATURED PATHFINDER: Lois Quam, President and CEO

Family planning is not only essential for the health and empowerment of girls and women, but also for the success of conservation programs. Join us for presentations that highlight how family planning can been included in conservation programs, and why we need to do more. The event will feature speakers from the Population and Sustainability Network, Blue Ventures, FP2020, Margaret Pyke Trust, Pathfinder, Population Media Center, and Population Reference Bureau. Invite only. Follow along on Twitter using #popenviro2017.


Tuesday, July 11, 2017

SPOTLIGHT SESSION: Transitions to Adulthood and the Importance of SRHR to Girls’ Empowerment

TIME: 11:15 – 12:15  |  FEATURED PATHFINDER: Katie Chau from Pathfinder’s E2A Project

This session will explore the transition from childhood, to adolescence, to adulthood; and what is needed to realize the sexual and reproductive health and rights of young people, including holistic and rights-based approaches, education, youth-friendly services, and the importance of young people as leaders and agents of change.

SPOTLIGHT SESSION: Understanding and Addressing Provider Bias: The Key to Improving Quality of Care and the Client Experience

TIME: 13:00 – 14:00  |  FEATURED PATHFINDER: Dr. Anna Temba, Clinical Technical Advisor, Tanzania

This session will explore the causes and consequences of provider bias, including the promising interventions available to improve provider behavior, and the utilization of client feedback and their perspectives—both are essential components to ensuring quality of care and rights of women and girls.


You can also find our staff and more information about Pathfinder at the “Putting Adolescents at the Center” booth in the Inspiration Hub to learn more about innovative ways we are engaging adolescents to improve youth-focused programming.