Family Planning

A Biblical Basis for Planning Families


April 16, 2019

Reverend Moses Kayimba of the St. Apollo Namasuba Parish in Uganda describes family planning as a tool to help couples decide how many children they will have and how they will support them. “It’s about planning and preparing for a family so they can have a decent life,”...

by Kathy Erb

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Family Planning

Religious Leaders Provide Health as well as “Food for the Soul”


April 16, 2019

For the past eight years, Agnes (shown above) has been going to the Kyando Bishop Health Centre in southeast Uganda to access family planning care. “I chose to use family planning to space my children,” says Agnes, who has three children and would like two more. Agnes was...

by Kathy Erb

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A Message of Thanks from Uganda to the American People


April 12, 2019

U.S. support for global health programs are having significant impact across the globe, something that Olivia Nangendo the Human Resources and Administration Manager at St. Stephen’s Hospital, in Kampala, Uganda witnesses first hand. The hospital is owned by the Anglican Church of Uganda in Mpererwe in the Namirembe...

by Kathy Erb

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Family Planning

Faith Community Commits to Strengthen Family Planning Work at ICFP 2018


November 16, 2018

The faith community had a strong presence at the fifth International Conference on Family Planning, held in Kigali, Rwanda November 12-15, 2018. There were 22 posters related to faith and family planning, at least six panel sessions, a full-day workshop on faith-based family planning advocacy, an interfaith prayer...

by Kathy Erb

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