27 June 2012

Groundbreaking summit to advocate for access to life-saving family planning for 120 million women

On 11 July the UK Government and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will host a groundbreaking summit, in support of Every Woman Every Child, to provide an additional 120 million women in the world’s poorest countries with lifesaving contraceptives, information, and services by 2020. The Summit calls for unprecedented international political commitment and resources to transform the lives of millions of women and girls, which will save lives and help lift families, communities and nations out of poverty. For more, visit the newly launched microsite or download the Outcome document.