UNFPA Supplies 2015: Sustainable Impact

Publication Date: August 2016
Author: UNFPA
Publisher: UNFPA

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This brief explains how UNFPA Supplies – UNFPA’s flagship programme helping countries build stronger health systems and widen access to contraceptives and life-saving medicines for maternal health – promotes sustainable solutions. It is part of UNFPA Supplies' Key Results for 2015.

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Mamata Nakal Khadka grew up in rural Nepal. "People used to think that their daughters didn't need to go to school," she told UNFPA. "In my mother's time, there were no contraceptives, so women would have eight, nine or even 10 children."

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