The private health sector plays an important role in the provision of care in Senegal. While the sector is growing, the true scope and distribution of private health facilities remains unknown.
SHOPS Plus supported local partners in five countries in their use of social behavior change communications campaigns that leveraged mass media, digital health, and interpersonal communication that resulted in over 33 million consumers reached with important health messages.
Couple years of protection is the estimated protection provided by contraceptive methods. During the period of October 2017-September 2018, based upon the volume of all contraceptives sold or distributed free of charge to clients during that period, SHOPS Plus provided 1,038,180 couple years of protection.