Costs and Benefits of Investing in Contraceptive Services in the Developing World

Publication Date: 2012
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA
The health benefits of contraceptive use are substantial. Contraceptives prevent unintended pregnancies, reduce the number
of abortions, and lower the incidence of death and disability related to complications of pregnancy and childbirth.

Related content

News
Midwifery training is not just for midwives.
News
“When the conflict broke out, I was two months pregnant. We were forced to flee and walk for days under the blazing sun."
Updates
The Government of Japan has committed $1.4 million to support UNFPA’s work in Iran, aimed at improving maternal health for Afghan refugees and host community women and young girls to ensure no one is left behind.

Pages

We use cookies and other identifiers to help improve your online experience. By using our website you agree to this. To learn more, including how to change your settings, see our cookies policy.

X