The Population Council's Reproductive Health program strives to improve sexual and reproductive health, especially for vulnerable people in developing countries. We help individuals to achieve their family planning and reproductive health goals through improvements in technologies and services. We work to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity and to improve equity and quality in the delivery of care.

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Submissions from 2000

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Integrating a reproductive health framework within primary care services: The experience of the Reproductive Health Intervention Study [Arabic], Karima Khalil, Abdel Moneim Farag, Assem Anwar, Dina Galal, Olfia Kamal, Karraze Shorbagi, Miral Breebaart, Hind Khattab, Nabil Younis, and Huda Zurayk

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Integrating issues of sexuality into Egyptian family planning counseling, Nahla G. Abdel-Tawab, Laila Nawar, Hala Youssef, and Dale Huntington

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Integrating issues of sexuality into Egyptian family planning counseling [Arabic], Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Integrating men into the reproductive health equation: Acceptability and feasibility in Kenya, Esther G. Muia, Violet Kimani, and Ann Leonard

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Intra-household decision-making on health and resource allocation in Borgou, Bénin, Pierre Ngom, Salome Wawire, Timothee Gandaho, Pierre Klissou, Toussaint Adjimon, Mbaye Seye, Emile Akouanou, and Laurie Winter

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Kenia: La identificación de las ITR sigue siendo un problema: la prevención es esencial, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Kenia: Ofrezca servicios de planificación familiar en salas hospitalarias, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Kenya: Identifying RTIs remain problematic: Prevention is essential, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Kenya: L'identification des IAR demeure hasardeuse: la prévention est primordiale, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Kenya: Offer family planning on hospital wards, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Mali: Empower health workers to advocate against female genital cutting, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Mali: FGC excisors persist despite entreaties, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Mali: Les exciseuses persistent malgré les supplications, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Mali: Pour une plus grande responsabilisation des agents de santé dans le plaidoyer contre l'excision, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Meeting women's health care needs after abortion, Dale Huntington

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Meet women's health needs with postabortion care, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Men as Supportive Partners in Reproductive Health: Moving from Rhetoric to Reality, Saraswati Raju and Ann Leonard

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Pérou: Informer les clients sur le mode d'utilisation de leur méthode de choix, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Pérou: Les gestionnaires doivent régulièrement veiller á la qualité des soins, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Perú: La consejería balanceada aumenta la calidad de atención y el conocimiento de las mujeres sobre anticonceptivos, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Perú: Los administradores deben supervisar rutinariamente la calidad de la atención, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Peru: Managers must monitor quality of care regularly, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Peru: Tell clients how to use their chosen method, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Report on the International Symposium on Quality of Care in China, Population Council

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Rights, technology, and services in reproductive health. A report from a meeting, 6-7 May 1999, Marion Carter and C. Elizabeth McGrory

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Salud Sexual y Reproductiva Reforma del Sector Salud en América Latin y el Caribe: Desafíos y oportunidades, Ana Langer and Gustavo Nigenda

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Senegal: Capacite a más proveedores en atención postaborto, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Sénégal: Former un plus grand nombre de prestataires en soins après avortement, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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Senegal: Train more providers in postabortion care, Frontiers in Reproductive Health

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The Tostan story: Breakthrough in Senegal ending female genital cutting, Population Council

Submissions from 1999

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Assessing the potential demand for and effectiveness of integrating STI/HIV management services with Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council's clinic-based family planning services, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, Ian Askew, Hazel M.B. Dube, Caroline S. Marangwanda, Sithokozille Simba, and Ahmed Latif

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Case finding and case management of chlamydia and gonorrhea infections among women: What we do and do not know, Nicole Haberland, Beverly Winikoff, Nancy L. Sloan, Christiana Coggins, and Christopher J. Elias

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Comparing alternative products in the provision of emergency contraception, John P. Skibiak, Yusuf Ahmed, and M. Ketata

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Demand for and cost-effectiveness of integrating RTI/HIV services with clinic-based family planning services in Zimbabwe, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, Ian Askew, Caroline S. Marangwanda, Sithokozille Simba, Hazel M.B. Dube, Rick Homan, Barbara Janowitz, Ahmed Latif, and Peter R. Mason

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ECLOSION au Sénégal: Pourquoi les populations abandonnent la pratique de l'Excision, Tostan

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Estimating costs of post-abortion services. General Hospital Aurelia Valdivieso, Oaxaca, Mexico, Population Council

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Expanding men's participation in reproductive health in Kenya, Bolaji M. Fapohunda and Naomi Rutenberg

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FRONTIERS adolescent reproductive health project update: Encuesta gente joven [Youth survey], Population Council

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Improving Quality of Care in India's Family Welfare Programme: The Challenge Ahead, Michael A. Koenig and M.E. Khan

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Improving the management of STIs among MCH/FP clients at the Nakuru Municipal Council health clinics, Julie Solo, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, James Kariba Wabaru, Bedan Kiare Kariuki, and Gregory Maitha

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Indonesia: Analysis of conflicting crisis-related research results, Michelle Gardner and Lila Amaliah

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Integrating STI and MCH/FP Services, Population Council

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Investigación operativa en planificación familiar: Lecturas selectas, James R. Foreit and Tomas Frejka

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Investing in youth: Testing community-based approaches for improving adolescent sexual and reproductive health, Tamara Fetters, Fines Munkonze, and Julie Solo

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L'Approche de l'Analyse Situationnelle pour l'évaluation des services de planification familiale et de santé de la reproduction: Manuel de recherche, Robert A. Miller, Andrew A. Fisher, Kate Miller, Lewis Ndhlovu, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, Ian Askew, Diouratie Sanogo, and Placide Tapsoba

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Mexico: Informing service providers and factory workers about emergency contraception, Ricardo Vernon

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Mexico: Protecting informed consent, Elsa Santos, Silvia Elena Llaguno, and Ricardo Vernon

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Mexico: Training health providers on domestic violence, Susan Pick and Lydia Miranda

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Peru: Providers' compliance with quality of care norms, Federico R. Leon

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Postabortion Care: Lessons from Operations Research, Dale Huntington and Nancy J. Piet-Pelon

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Quality of care and utilisation of MCH and FP services at Kenyan health facilities, Lewis Ndhlovu

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Reproductive decisionmaking in the context of HIV/AIDS in Ndola, Zambia, Naomi Rutenberg, Ann E. Biddlecom, and Frederick A.D. Kaona

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Reproductive health indicators: Moving forward, Kelly Blanchard, Batya Elul, and Saumya RamaRao

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Reproductive tract infections: A set of factsheets, Population Council

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Review of the policy process in Bangladesh following ICPD, Nancy J. Piet-Pelon, Ubaidur Rob, Syeda Nahid Mukith Chowdhury, Abul Barkat, Sushil Ranjan Howlader, Sharif M.I. Hossain, Ismat Bhuiya, and Siraj-us- Saleheen

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Strengthening reproductive health services in Africa through Operations Research, Population Council

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Strengthening the evaluation and research unit of the Zimbabwe Family Planning Council (1995–1998), Lewis Ndhlovu, Hazel M.B. Dube, and Caroline S. Marangwanda

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Testing strategies to improve access to emergency contraception pills: Prescription vs. prophylactic distribution, John P. Skibiak, Yusuf Ahmed, and M. Ketata

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The cost of health services at the facilities level of the Nakuru Municipal Council, Nakuru, Kenya, Andrew Thompson, Barbara Janowitz, and Julie Solo

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The costs of integrating reproductive health services: An example using syndromic management of STIs in family planning clinics in Zimbabwe, Baker Ndugga Maggwa, Ian Askew, Caroline S. Marangwanda, Barbara Janowitz, Laura Johnson, Andrew Thompson, and Caroline West

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The Tostan story: Breakthrough in Senegal ending female genital cutting [Arabic], Population Council

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Zimbabwe: Les méthodes de dépistage des IAR chez les femmes sont chères et inefficaces, Population Council

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Zimbabwe: Los métodos de detección de ITR en mujeres no son cost-efectivos, Population Council

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Zimbabwe: RTI screening methods for women are not cost-effective, Population Council

Submissions from 1998

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Advances and challenges in postabortion care operations research: Summary report of a global meeting, Dale Huntington

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Analyse situationnelle des programmes de santé de la reproduction, Population Council

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Analysis of price change on the perceptions and use of DMPA among clients using reproductive health services in Uttar Pradesh, India, Leila Caleb-Varkey, John Townsend, Sneh Vishwanath, and Sudha Tiwari

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An assessment of the Zimbabwe family planning programme: Results from the 1996 Situation Analysis Study, Lewis Ndhlovu, Hazel M.B. Dube, and Caroline S. Marangwanda

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Assessing the quality of reproductive health services, Raeda Al Qutob, Salah Mawajdeh, Laila Nawar, Salama Saidi, and Firas Raad

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A study of women's preferences regarding the formulation of over-the-counter vaginal spermicides, Christiana Coggins, Christopher J. Elias, Ronachai Atisook, Mary T. Bassett, Virginie Ettiegne-Traore, Peter D. Ghys, Laura Jenkins-Woelk, Earmporn Thongkrajai, and Nancy L. VanDevanter

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Clinic-Based Family Planning and Reproductive Health Services in Africa: Findings from Situation Analysis Studies, Kate Miller, Robert A. Miller, Ian Askew, Marjorie C. Horn, and Lewis Ndhlovu

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Comparing quality of reproductive health services before and after clinic-strengthening activities: A case study in rural Burkina Faso, Direction de la Santé et de la Famille (DSF), University of Ouagadougou Demographic Research Unit (UERD), Mwangaza, and Population Council

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Continuing the strengthening of situation analysis methodology: An Africa-focused approach, Robert A. Miller

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Counseling the husbands of postabortion patients in Egypt: Effects on husband involvement, patient recovery and contraceptive use [Arabic], Nahla G. Abdel-Tawab, Dale Huntington, Ezzeldin Osman Hassan, Hala Youssef, and Laila Nawar

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Creating linkages between incomplete abortion treatment and family planning services in Kenya: What works best?, Julie Solo, Achola Ominde, Margaret Makumi, Deborah L. Billings, and Colette Aloo-Obunga

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Do Population Policies Matter? Fertility and Politics in Egypt, India, Kenya, and Mexico, Anrudh K. Jain

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Dual protection in an integrated community-based program: A case study of Tanzania Family Health/Ministry of Health Project in Mbeya, Grace Mbekem and Jane Chege

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Emergency contraception in Zambia: Setting a new agenda for research and action, Yusuf Ahmed, M. Ketata, and John P. Skibiak

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Etude de l'efficacité de la formation du personnel socio-sanitaire dans l'education des client(e)s sur l'excision au Mali, Nafissatou J. Diop, Fatoumata Traore, Habibatou Diallo, Ousmane Traore, Aissa Haidara Toure, Youssouf Diallo, Madina Sangare, Fatoumata Tandia Keita, and Attaher Toure

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Etude participative pour l’identification des stratégies communautaires de lutte contre la pratique de l’excision dans le Bazéga, Direction de la Santé et de la Famille (DSF), University of Ouagadougou Demographic Research Unit (UERD), Mwangaza, and Population Council

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Evaluation de la prevalence, de la typologie et des complications liees a l'excision chez les patientes frequentant les formations sanitaires du Bazega, Direction de la Santé et de la Famille (DSF), University of Ouagadougou Demographic Research Unit (UERD), Mwangaza, and Population Council

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Evaluation de la prise en charge de la maternité sans risque et de la survie de l'enfant au niveau communautaire de Bazéga, Direction de la Santé et de la Famille (DSF), University of Ouagadougou Demographic Research Unit (UERD), Mwangaza, and Population Council

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Evaluation de la stratégie de distribution à base communautaire, Banza Baya, Georges Guiella, Christine Ouedraogo, and Gabriel Pictet

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Evaluation de la stratégie de reconversion des exciseuses pour l'eradication des mutilations génitales féminines au Mali, Population Council

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Factors affecting the outputs and costs of community-based distribution of family planning services in Tanzania, Jane Chege, Naomi Rutenberg, Barbara Janowitz, and Andrew Thompson

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Family Planning Operations Research: A Book of Readings, James R. Foreit and Tomas Frejka

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Getting men involved in family planning: Experiences from an innovative program, Directorate of Family Planning, National Institute of Population Research and Training, and Population Council

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Increasing demand for reproductive health services in a Peruvian clinic, Federico R. Leon, Anibal Velasquez, Lissette Jimenez, and Alicia Calderon

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Integrating RTI case management within LGU Health Centers: An intervention study, Marilou P. Costello, Carmeli Marie Chaves, Chona R. Echavez, Jesus Encena, Jocelyn Ilagan, and Orlando Pagulayan

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Integrating RTI service with primary health care, Population Council

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Integrating STI/HIV services into existing MCH/FP programs, Baker Ndugga and Ian Askew

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Introduction des soins obstétricaux d'urgence et de la planification familiale pour les patientes présentant des complications liées à un avortement incomplet, Population Council and JPIEGO

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Introduction du traitement médical d'urgence ainsi que les services et conseils ultérieurs en planification familiale pour les femmes qui souffrent de complications suite à un avortement au Burkina Faso, Population Council and JPIEGO

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Manuel de recherche opérationnelle en matière de planification familiale, Andrew A. Fisher, John E. Laing, John E. Stoeckel, and John Townsend

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Perception et comportement des hommes, des femmes, et des prestataires des services en matiére des morbidités relatives a la santé de la reproduction, Direction de la Santé et de la Famille (DSF), University of Ouagadougou Demographic Research Unit (UERD), Mwangaza, and Population Council

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Peru logistics chain analysis, Jeanne Noble and James R. Foreit

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Rapport du seminaire national [au Mali] pour la definition d'une strategie d'eradication de l'excision, Population Council

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Recherches opérationnelles sur les soins post-abortum: Progrès et défis. Compte rendu d'une réunion mondiale, Dale Huntington

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Reproductive health operations research, 1995–1998, James R. Foreit, Federico R. Leon, Ricardo Vernon, Timothy D.N. King, Deborah L. Billings, A.B Friedman, and Janie Benson

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Seminar on male involvement in reproductive health in Egypt: Summary of research findings and future directions, Nahla G. Abdel-Tawab