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Pioneering Tools for Adapting Family Planning and Reproductive Health Interventions in Complex, Dynamic Environments

Niger

At Abdou Moumouni University in Niamey, Niger, the Evidence to Action (E2A) Project partnered with stakeholders in the government and university to successfully:

  • Equip thousands of students with the knowledge, skills, and resources they need to become agents of change.
  • Build the capacity of providers to meet students’ reproductive health needs, including a full range of contraceptive options.
  • Make this progress sustainable.

This University Leadership for Change initiative was so effective, we scaled it up to universities in Zinder, Maradi, and Tahoua—and didn’t stop there. As part of the Resilience in Sahel Enhanced-Family Planning (RISE-FP) Project, we joined local partners to adapt our approach to reach young people in a challenging new environment: rural communities in Zinder.

Now you can get insights from our adaptation experience and see the innovative tools E2A produced in partnership with Syntegral and used to deliver results, including a 30% increase in new family planning acceptors among young people.

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