World Health Organization Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers.
The handbook offers clinic-based health care professionals in low-income countries the latest guidance on contraceptive methods. In 2018, the World Health Organization introduced an upgrade to the website hosting the handbook to improve access and availability on mobile devices.
Case Studies for Year 1 from the Christian Health Association of Kenya
Stronger policymaker commitment to family planning in Kenya through faith leaders advocacy
Transforming Masculinities (Portugues)
Transforming Masculinities (Portuguese) | This guide is a useful tool to lead workshops with faith leaders as well as to train Gender Champions. It is designed to be interactive and self-reflective to enable participants to explore, discuss and reflect on their own attitudes, beliefs and behaviors regarding gender...
Page of Resources related to the Family Planning Advocacy Guide (See block below)
“This “”Family Planning Advocacy Through Religious Leaders: A Guide for Faith Communities”” is accompanied by resources to help set up and conduct religious leader advocacy trainings, establish monitoring and evaluation systems, and realize your family planning advocacy goals.
A 2 page brief on why healthy timing & spacing of pregnancies aligns with Christian values.
Kenyan Religious Leaders Commitment to Support Family Planning
Kenyan religious leaders wrote this statement of their support for family planning. The faith leaders proclaim their support for healthy timing and spacing of pregnancies to protect the health of women and children; noting data revealing that planning and spacing pregnancies saves lives.
The Role of the Church and People of Faith in HIV/AIDS
Faith leaders can play a powerful role in reducing stigma associated with HIV/AIDS and encourage testing, treatment and prevention and save many lives as a result. And Christians can use their voices to speak up for those at risk and already affected by HIV/AIDS. In this webinar, David...
Sucess story/TRAINING RELIGIOUS LEADERS AS FAMILYPLANNING ADVOCATES
Success story of faith leaders in Uganda as advocates dramatically increasing family planning knowledge.
CBM: DID Toolkit
Disability Inclusive Development (DID) Toolkit | The Toolkit provides materials for staff induction; support for managers; staff and partners working in programs; and inclusive training and facilitation. The DID toolkit is intended to help people reflect more deeply on issues of equality and social justice and support them...
Webinar: Engaging Communities to Improve Maternal and Child Health
Engaging Communities to Improve Maternal and Child Health | December 2017 | Webinar featuring Henry Perry, MD, MPH, PhD, Senior Scientist, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and Connie Gates, MPH, Jamkhed International – North America. Many Christian programs have been pioneers of the principles and practice...
Future of the AIDS Epidemic
This video outlines the current state of the AIDS epidemic and what the situation will be in 2030 if we do not take advantage of current opportunities to stem the spread of HIV. It includes a trailer for a fictional documentary to be produced in 2030 depicting that...
A position template for a faith institution to complete on family planning.
Intersections between polyvictimisation and mental health among adolescents in five urban disadvantaged settings: the role of gender
Intersections between polyvictimisation and mental health among adolescents in five urban disadvantaged settings: the role of gender | 2017 | BMC Public Health | Polyvictimisation (PV) – exposure to violence across multiple contexts – causes considerable morbidity and mortality among adolescents. Despite high levels of violence in urban...
Promotion de la planificationfamiliale par l’intermédiairede chefs religieuxUn Guide pour les communautés confessionnelles FRENCH
Ce “Plaidoyer pour la planification familiale par les chefs religieux : un guide pour les communautés religieuses”” est un guide qui vise à fournir un processus étape par étape sur la façon de mettre en place et de mener des formations de plaidoyer pour les chefs religieux, d’établir...
Family Planning Advocacy Through Religious Leaders: A Guide for Faith Communities English
This “Family Planning Advocacy Through Religious Leaders: A Guide for Faith Communities” is a guide that seeks to provide a step-by-step process on how to set up and conduct religious leader advocacy trainings, establish monitoring and evaluation systems, and realize your family planning advocacygoals. Available in English and...
African Leaders On Role of the Church in Family Planning
Four leaders from Kenya, Nigeria and Zambia discuss the striking benefits to families and societies when couples are able to plan pregnancies. We also hear from religious leaders why churches are uniquely positioned to educate communities about family planning and reach rural areas with services and supplies.
A family planning services and commodity availability baseline assessment tool used in Kenya, Nigeria and Zambia
“African Leaders on the Role of the Church in Family Planning”
Four leaders from Kenya, Nigeria and Zambia discuss the striking benefits to families and societies when couples are able to plan pregnancies. We also hear from religious leaders why churches are uniquely positioned to educate communities about family planning and reach rural areas with services and supplies. This...
The Global Church and Family Planning
Faith-based approaches to global health have proven to be successful in improving health outcomes for women, children, and families around the globe. CCIH and and the Christian Journal for Global Health held a discussion on the Global Church and Family Planning on September 28, 2017 featuring programs in...
Christian Journal for Global Health Special Issue on Family Planning
Through support from the USAID-funded Advancing Partners and Communities, CCIH worked with the Christian Journal for Global Health (CJGH) to produce a special issue on family planning from a faith perspective. The issue included articles by CCIH members and others focused on both operational and ethical approaches to...