Nepal Celebrates September 18 as the National Family Planning Day, September 18 was the Foundation Day of Family Planning Association Nepal.
The Slogan of the Third National Family Planning Day is;
“व्यवस्थित परिवार : स्वास्थ्य र विकासको आधार”
Family planning service in Nepal was initiated in 1950s. Family planning is one of priority program of Government of Nepal, Ministry of Health and Population. The main aim of the National Family Planning Program is to ensure that individuals and couples are able to fulfill their reproductive needs by using appropriate family planning methods based on informed choice. Family planning can reduce unmet need for contraceptives and unintended pregnancy which ultimately helps to improve maternal and child health, empowers women by allowing them to invest more in their children and earn wages outside the home……. [READ MORE]
National Costed Implementation Plan for Family Planningoutlines national strategies and interventions that Nepal must adopt to ensure that high quality family planning serves are available and accessible to all Nepali people as well as the resources required to realize this vision…………. [READ MORE]
SGD & Family Planning
At the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit on 25 September 2015, world leaders adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which includes a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and tackle climate change by 2030. [READ MORE]