Tuesday, December 1 / 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM   •   Ionic Hall

Session 64:
Strategies to Improve Contraceptive Use

Chair: Akim Mturi, North-West University, Mafikeng Campus
Discussant: Eugene K. M. Darteh, University of Cape Coast

  1. Acceptability and use of female condoms among young people in South AfricaPranitha Maharaj, University of KwaZulu-Natal ; Nomsa Mahlalela, University of KwaZulu-Natal

  2. Expanding contraceptive service delivery: findings from Mozambique’s first pilot assessing safety and acceptability of community-based distribution of injectable contraceptives through community health workersAna Jacinto, Pathfinder International ; Ndola Prata, University of California, Berkeley ; Cassimo Bique, Mozambican Association of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (AMOG) ; Momade Usta, Pathfinder International ; Mahomed Riaz Mobaracaly, Pathfinder International ; Rita Badiani, Pathfinder International

  3. A national examination of the characteristics and contraceptive acceptance of postabortion clients in Ethiopia in 2014Yohannes Dibaba Wado, Ipas, Ethiopia ; Tamara Fetters, Ipas ; Hailemichael Gebreselassie, Ipas ; Yirgu Gebrehiwot, Addis Ababa University

  4. Meeting ‘actual demand’ for contraceptives in Ghana: does women’s autonomy matter?Donatus Yaw Atiglo, University of Ghana ; Samuel Nii Ardey Codjoe, University of Ghana

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