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Fifth-year medical students at St Paul’s Hospital, Millennium Medical College (SPHMMC) recently helped test the Pregna PPIUD(TM) against traditional, Kelly forceps-based intrauterine device (IUD)...

As displayed prominently on the Federal Ministry of Health’s website, Ethiopia has 625 days to reach its Health Sector Transformation Plan (HSTP) targets. This includes a goal of 55% of married...

Common misconceptions about family planning in Ethiopia

Can an IUCD get lost in the cervix? Do contraceptives make women infertile? Are implants painful?
 
This infographic considers five common misconceptions about family planning in...

HIV prevalence in Ethiopia

The 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey (EDHS) spells good news for Ethiopia’s fight against HIV/AIDS, though experts caution that the fight is far from over.
 
According to...

DKT Renews Agreement for HIV-Prevention at GERD-P

DKT, Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP), and the Federal HIV/AIDS Prevention and Control Office (FHAPCO) renewed their collaborative agreement to implement HIV-prevention activities at Ethiopia’s...

The 2016 Ethiopian Demographic and Health Survey (EDHS), released in August, once again showed Ethiopia making progress towards its family planning and reproductive health goals.
 
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Raey Medium Clinic, a DKT Partner Clinic

DKT’s dedicated phone hotline for family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH) questions is receiving a large volume of calls from an unexpected source: clinics seeking to join DKT’s Partner...

Women’s healthcare providers in Ethiopia can often encapsulate the effects of unsafe abortion in a few words. The septic room. The ward at Black Lion.

 

They easily...

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