Webinar: E-vouchers for family planning: advantages, challenges, and trends (recording)

The USAID-funded Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus project hosted a webinar on its new brief, “E-Vouchers for Family Planning: Advantages, Challenges, and Trends” on Tuesday, November 26 at 10 a.m. The project reviewed voucher programs that use digital channels for voucher distribution (e-vouchers). The brief shares lessons from managers of e-voucher applications, including benefits and disadvantages of e-vouchers compared to physical paper vouchers. 

The webinar featured the author of the brief, Pamela Riley, and leading e-voucher experts, who discussed how to best make use of digital channels to improve voucher program efficiency, scalability, and versatility.

Speakers included: 

  • Pamela Riley - Digital Health Advisor for SHOPS Plus
  • Matthew Wilson - Populations Services International, previously advisor on voucher design with Marie Stopes International 
  • Anna Gorter - Voucher consultant for KfW, World Bank, DfID, EKN, MSI, PSI, PopCouncil
  • Benoit Renard - CEO of Triggerise, a digital platform connecting providers, suppliers and customers

Watch the recording below.



Resource Types
Technical Area
Digital Health
Social and Behavior Change
Health Area
Family Planning
family planning/reproductive health



Sustaining Health Outcomes through the Private Sector (SHOPS) Plus is a five-year cooperative agreement (AID-OAA-A-15-00067) funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). This website is made possible by the generous support of the American people through USAID. The information provided on this website is not official U.S. government information and does not represent the views or positions of USAID or the U.S. government.