Sunday, 29 October 2017 to Saturday, 4 November 2017
Cape Town, South Africa
Statistics South Africa, on behalf of the Republic of South Africa, will host the 28th International Population Conference of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP) in Cape Town, South Africa at the Cape Town International Conference Centre (CTICC) from 29 October to 4 November 2017.
The Senior Learning Officer will lead our monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) efforts, with a particular focus on reinforcing donor learning around priority thematic work streams and grant making practice. This is a core part of our new strategy. Drawing on donor programming, as well as the latest evidence from the global governance field and the broader development sector, the Senior Learning Officer will help to synthesize learning and facilitate its uptake and application by the member donors.
The Family Planning 2020 initiative aims to reach 120 million new family planning users by 2020. Drug shops and pharmacies are important prviate-sector sources of contraception in many contexts but are less well-understood than public-sector sources, especially in urban environments. This article explores the role that drug shops and pharmacies play in the provision of contraceptive methods in selected urban areas of Nigeria and Kenya as well as factors associated with women's choice of where to obtain these methods.
The Measurement, Learning & Evaluation (MLE) Project is the evaluation component of the Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (Urban RH Initiative), a multi-country program in India, Kenya, Nigeria and Senegal that aims to improve the health of the urban poor.
This website was made possible by support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation under terms of the Measurement, Learning & Evaluation Project for the Urban Reproductive Health Initiative. The views expressed on this website do not necessarily reflect the views of the donor.