International Conference on Family Planning

November 12-15, 2018
Kigali
When
Monday, November 12-15, 2018
11/12/2018 12:00am 11/15/2018 12:00am International Conference on Family Planning Every other year since 2009, the International Conference on Family Planning has brought together the family planning community to share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward. This year, the fifth International Conference on Family Planning will take place in Kigali, Rwanda, from November 12-15. The 2018 conference will be co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda. The theme of the conference is “Investing for a Lifetime of Returns" and it will be held at the state-of-the-art Kigali Convention Center. SHOPS Plus will share new insights in private sector health through several oral and poster presentations, and at booth #45 during the four-day conference.  Tuesday, November 13 Evidence-based social marketing in Afghanistan and Nepal: Using data to improve efficiency and effectiveness 10:25–11:45 a.m. | Auditorium Club 1 | Oral presentation Presenter: Sujan Karki Private Sector Counts: Trends in sources of modern contraception in 24 countries 11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. | Auditorium Terrace | Poster presentation Presenter: Lauren Rosapep Family planning and universal health coverage: Together or apart? 11:55 a.m.–1:15 p.m. | AD 6 | Oral presentation Presenter: Jeanna Holtz Applying evidence-based approaches to improve the sustainability of local social marketing organizations 11:55 a.m.–1:15 p.m. | AD 7 | Oral presentation Presenter: Kylie Graff Wednesday, November 14 SHOPS Plus Sénégal : Impliquer stratégiquement le secteur privé dans la planification familiale à travers une cartographie 8:00–11:00 a.m. | Auditorium Terrace | Poster presentation Presenter: Isseu Toure Exploring new ways to use existing data: Analyzing DHS data to prioritize family planning market segments and develop evidence-based program strategies 2:35–3:55 p.m. | AD 5 | Oral presentation Presenter: Michelle Weinberger Use of the opportunity, ability, and motivation behavior change framework to generate family planning demand in rural settings: Findings from Nepal  2:35–3:55 p.m. | MH 3 | Oral presentation, includes French translation Presenter: Sujan Karki “Adolescent-friendly” approaches to improve access to voluntary family planning information and services in Uganda 4:20–5:40 p.m. | Poolside Lounge, Radisson Blu | Oral presentation Presenter: Lauren Rosapep Stop by SHOPS Plus Project booth #45 to learn more. Photo credit: ilf_/Flickr Kimihurura Roundabout Kigali developers@bwm.com UTC public
Where
Kimihurura Roundabout
P.O. Box 6629
Kigali 
Rwanda
About the event

Every other year since 2009, the International Conference on Family Planning has brought together the family planning community to share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward.

This year, the fifth International Conference on Family Planning will take place in Kigali, Rwanda, from November 12-15. The 2018 conference will be co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda. The theme of the conference is “Investing for a Lifetime of Returns" and it will be held at the state-of-the-art Kigali Convention Center.

SHOPS Plus will share new insights in private sector health through several oral and poster presentations, and at booth #45 during the four-day conference. 

Tuesday, November 13

Evidence-based social marketing in Afghanistan and Nepal: Using data to improve efficiency and effectiveness
10:25–11:45 a.m. | Auditorium Club 1 | Oral presentation
Presenter: Sujan Karki

Private Sector Counts: Trends in sources of modern contraception in 24 countries
11:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. | Auditorium Terrace | Poster presentation
Presenter: Lauren Rosapep

Family planning and universal health coverage: Together or apart?
11:55 a.m.–1:15 p.m. | AD 6 | Oral presentation
Presenter: Jeanna Holtz

Applying evidence-based approaches to improve the sustainability of local social marketing organizations
11:55 a.m.–1:15 p.m. | AD 7 | Oral presentation
Presenter: Kylie Graff

Wednesday, November 14

SHOPS Plus Sénégal : Impliquer stratégiquement le secteur privé dans la planification familiale à travers une cartographie
8:00–11:00 a.m. | Auditorium Terrace | Poster presentation
Presenter: Isseu Toure

Exploring new ways to use existing data: Analyzing DHS data to prioritize family planning market segments and develop evidence-based program strategies
2:35–3:55 p.m. | AD 5 | Oral presentation
Presenter: Michelle Weinberger

Use of the opportunity, ability, and motivation behavior change framework to generate family planning demand in rural settings: Findings from Nepal 
2:35–3:55 p.m. | MH 3 | Oral presentation, includes French translation
Presenter: Sujan Karki

“Adolescent-friendly” approaches to improve access to voluntary family planning information and services in Uganda
4:20–5:40 p.m. | Poolside Lounge, Radisson Blu | Oral presentation
Presenter: Lauren Rosapep

Stop by SHOPS Plus Project booth #45 to learn more.

Photo credit: ilf_/Flickr

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