Young changemakers speak about the future of reproductive freedom and sexual health rights.
IPPF is a locally owned, globally connected civil society movement.
We work to ensure people are free to make choices about their sexuality and wellbeing, in a world without discrimination.
Building on a proud history of over 65 years of achievement, we commit to lead a locally owned, globally connected civil society movement that provides and enables services and champions sexual and reproductive health and rights for all, especially the under-served.
In 2021, IPPF Member Associations (MAs) continued to demonstrate their resilience and adaptability to carry on serving people in spite of the severe disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. A total of 231.4 million services were delivered, a six per cent increase on 2020. Despite comprising fewer MAs, IPPF recovered more than half the decrease caused the previous year by clinic closures and other restrictions. Couple years of protection (CYP) increased by eight percent to reach 29 million – higher than in any year prior to the pandemic.
IPPF South Asia Region works in 8 countries, to provide help, advice, services, and supplies relating to any aspect of sexual and reproductive health. These services are delivered through an IPPF- SARO Member Association (MA)
IPPF SARO works in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Iran, Maldives Nepal and Sri Lanka with Member Associations and Collaborative Partners.
MAs are IPPF/SARO accredited organizations within their respective countries.
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A look at SARO's services and impact on the people of the South Asian Region.
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Provisioning of essential Sexual and Reproductive Health services in worst-hit districts
IPPF has always done the utmost to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights for all.
Help us deliver sexual and reproductive healthcare to those most in need.