Video: Ethiopia’s Investments in Family Planning

  • Apr 23, 2014
    Duration: 02:26:41
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    An event to examine U.S. policy options to advance international family planning and its linkages with broader U.S. health and development goals. The event will focus on lessons learned from Ethiopia’s ambitious Health Extension Program, and how this model can be adapted for other countries as they work to increase access to family planning.

    At this session, expert panelists will discuss the opportunities and challenges in scaling up and sustaining family planning programs. The event will feature a new CSIS report from a Congressional staff delegation to Ethiopia, as well as a CSIS video on family planning and Ethiopia’s Health Extension Program.

    Confirmed speakers include:

    Anne Richard (Keynote)
    Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration
    State Department

    Olusoji Adeyi
    Sector Manager, Health Nutrition and Population, Eastern and Southern Africa
    World Bank

    Yemeserach Belayneh
    Ethiopia Country Advisor
    The David & Lucille Packard Foundation

    Robert Clay
    Deputy Assistant Administrator, Global Health Bureau
    USAID

    Jennifer Dyer
    Executive Director
    Hope Through Healing Hands

    Purnima Mane
    President and CEO
    Pathfinder International

    Tom Walsh
    Senior Program Officer
    Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

    Janet Fleischman
    Senior Associate
    Center for Strategic and International Studies

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