Awareness and determinants of family planning practice in. Makis family planning improves maternal health family planning plays an essential role in improving maternal health, which is one of the eight millennium development goals mdgs world leaders have pledged to achieve by 2015. Practice and intention to use long acting and permanent contraceptive methods among married women in ethiopia. Ethiopia doesnt have an option of the one child policy like china, but rather should follow a rightsbased family planning strategy, phes teklu said. Perceptions and behaviour related to family planning in a rural area in the oromia region, ethiopia from 20th century, the rapid population growth in developing countries has been viewed as a big problem in the international society. We work with people of any gender, age, ethnicity or sexual orientation. Ethiopia, like most countries in the sahelian region, is affected heavily by desertification and land degradation. At our clinics we can help with contraception, sti testing and treatment, cervical screening, pregnancy testing, abortion referrals, pms and menopause, hpv vaccinations, and advice and support for other sexual and reproductive health issues. Pdf family planning knowledge, attitude and practice. Perceptions and behaviour related to family planning in a.
Family planning knowledge, attitude and practice among. The book examines the urban land use planning and management practices and problems in a newly emerging regional town of arba minch, southern ethiopia. This week i attended the inauguration of a new marie stopes family planning clinic in woldia in northern ethiopia. Dkt ethiopia dkte is a leading provider of family planning and hiv prevention products in ethiopia. Jul 25, 2014 in ethiopia, family planning increasingly an article of faith leaders from all religious traditions smooth the way for contraception on the idea that sprawling families in poor conditions are not.
In ethiopia, family planning increasingly an article of. Though i was predisposed toward the ethiopia i had studied since the late 1950s, i appreciated that within its. Dissemination and use of who family planning guidance and tools. Attitudes toward family planning and reasons for nonuse among. Aug 24, 2012 fmoh stakeholders contributed to the recommendations, which focus on increasing financing for family planning commodities, especially longacting methods permanent and nonpermanent. Ethiopia as a nation, defining it as an obsolete empirestate, a prison house of peoples. The csis global health policy center produced this video, following a bipartisan congressional staff delegation to ethiopia in february 2014. The hews provided an opportunity to expand family planning fp services to rural. The video is designed to bring the voices of ethiopian women and girls, as well as champions of family planning, into the u. Because it is recently established, the national planning commission is looking for.
The rapid population growth does not match with available resource in ethiopia. Four main problems have influenced regional policy areas, namely. Because it is recently established, the national planning commission is looking for integrated and sustainable capacity building institutional. The overall demand for family planning in all three countries has increased in recent years, and even with this increase, unmet need has declined steadily see figure 2. Health the potential health service coverage is 90%. Arba minch was fortunate to have land use plans right from its establishment in 1950s, which were aimed at guiding its growth and expansion. Costed implementation plan for family planning in ethiopia 201516. This is why ethiopia belongs to the pioneered countries in initiating and developing the ggwssi. The interaction between population growth and environment can have one of the two general dimensions. Fostering family planning practice alleviates poverty, accelerates socioeconomic development, increases child schooling, promotes gender equality, and decreases maternal and infant mortality. The 1990 national family and fertility survey nffs was the first nationally representative survey that incorporated wider information on fertility, family planning, contraceptive use and other related topics.
The federal ministry of health of ethiopia would like to thank ipas ethiopia, integrated family health programpathfinderjsiusaid, jsideliver, unfpa, who, marie stapes international ethiopia, fhi, venture strategy, dkt ethiopia and engenderhealth for major contributions to the development this guideline on family planning services in ethiopia. National guidelines for family planning services in ethiopia, 2011. Population growth and cultivated land in rural ethiopia. Federal democratic republic of ethiopia ministry of health. Three years strategic plan of phe ethiopia consortium 9 1 executive summary i n ethiopia, poverty and demographic pressures are the underlying causes for land degradation, fresh water and biodiversity loss, food insecurity and poor health as well as the everincreasing vulnerability of both the population and the environment to climatic.
Usaid support saved lives and improved family health january 17, 2017. Purpose of this tool this flipchart is a tool to use during family planning counselling or in group sessions with clients. In ethiopia, family planning increasingly an article of faith. In ethiopia, 25% of women are malnourished and the country has one of the worlds highest rates of maternal deaths 673 per 100,000 and disabilities.
Expanded dissemination to policymakers across ethiopia will help foster more champions of family planning as the country builds momentum for further progress. Commitment overview the government of ethiopia is committed to improve the health status of its youthful population. Population education, fertility and family planning in. By all accounts ethiopia is classed among the countries with persistent food insecurity. Building on this new momentum, we work to improve the health of mothers, neonates, children, adolescents and youth by decreasing unintended and teenage pregnancies. Ethiopia has also experienced a fairly slow decline in fertility over the past decade. Determinants of low family planning use and high unmet. About 75 per cent of the countries land mass is estimated to have been. This national master plan mp for ethiopia on neglected tropical diseases ntds covers planned ntd interventions to be implemented in the period 202015 in all regions of ethiopia.
Methods this crosssectional study was designed and implemented using the situation analysis methodology, which included collecting data through provider interviews, facility inventories. Urban land use planning and management in ethiopia. A guide to family planning for community health workers and their clients adapted from the whos decisionmaking tool for family planning clients and providers. Three successful subsaharan africa family planning programs. Factors affecting unmet need for family planning in southern. Two studies from ethiopia found husband participation in family planning increased the use of family planning and modern contraceptive methods polisi et al, 2014. Worldwide, there is a growing consensus that a good approach to family planning would help in achieving the millennium development goals mdgs 1, 2. Active in ethiopia since 1990, dkte regularly delivers roughly onethird of couple years protection cyp in. United nations secretarygeneral and his special adviser on post2015 development planning commended the addis call to action, a declaration of support for family planning as a key part of development and inclusion in the sustainable development goals nearly 1,000 individuals and organizations from more than 80 countries signed onto the call to action. United nations secretarygeneral and his special adviser on post2015 development planning commended the addis call to action, a declaration of support for family planning as a key part of development and inclusion in the sustainable development goals.
Pdf on mar 1, 20, assefa hailemariam and others published recent trends in family planning practice in ethiopia find, read and cite all the research you need on researchgate. These are two dramatic illustrations of a family planning success story that has emerged over the last two decades and is still emerging. National guideline for family planning services in ethiopia fmoh 10 occur in ethiopia in the near future through a well organized family planning programs and services. We work with people of any gender, age, nationality or sexual orientation. A commitment maker since 2012, ethiopia is focused on improving the health and development of its youthful population and providing youth friendly services and youth outreach related to sexual and reproductive health. Of ethiopia family planning 2020 commitment ethiopia the government of ethiopia updated its commitment at the family planning summit in london, uk on july 11, 2017. The government, which has made maternal and child health national priorities, is proud of its statistics the countrys contraceptive prevalence rate, for example, jumped from 15% in 2005 to 29% in 2011 and says efforts to reach remote, rural areas lie at the heart of. Three successful subsaharan africa family planning.
Under the presidents global health initiative in ethiopia, maternal and child health is a number one priority reflecting the governments goal of reducing maternal mortality and. The continuing growth of the world population has become an urgent global problem. Task sharing in ethiopia international conference on. Ababa, the 2000, 2005 and 2011 ethiopia demographic and health surveys edhs. In addition to improving access to family planning services and contraceptives, we also support strengthening the. An emerging family planning success story citeseerx. From 20052011, ethiopia has seen a 96% increase in contraceptive use.
Sep 23, 2010 this week i attended the inauguration of a new marie stopes family planning clinic in woldia in northern ethiopia. This chapter presents information on family planning worldwide, a profile of haiti,fertility and family planning in haiti, family planning initiatives, and the social ecological framework. Knowledge, attitudes and practices in family planning. Ethiopia is increasingly touted as a family planning success story. Factors affecting unmet need for family planning in. Family planning in ethiopia november 2012 photo credit. About 75 per cent of the countries land mass is estimated to have been affected by the threat of desertification. Task sharing in ethiopia international conference on family. The network consists of the department of health doh family planning program and the organizations that contract with the department to provide family planning services.
I believe this guideline, along with a standardized training manual and the revised. One in four married women in ethiopia has an unmet need for family planning. In the last few years, ethiopians have dramatically increased their use of modern family planning contraceptives. Though household level family planning delivery has been put in place, the impact of such programs in densely populated rural areas was not studied. Integrated approaches to sustainable development planning. Task sharing in ethiopia improving access to family planning in ethiopia by task sharing services to midlevel providers there are approximately 8. Fmoh stakeholders contributed to the recommendations, which focus on increasing financing for family planning commodities, especially longacting methods permanent and nonpermanent. In addition to improving access to family planning services and contraceptives, we also support. The rapid population growth may increase poverty and environmental stress.
Chapter 1washington family planning network introduction network membership this manual defines the requirements of the washington state family planning network. Ethiopia pushes family planning to cope with climate change. Active in ethiopia since 1990, dkte regularly delivers roughly onethird of couple years protection cyp in ethiopia. Ethiopias health system to expand family planning service delivery in select sites, particularly longacting and permanent methods. The list of ntds prioritized for intervention in ethiopia includes onchocerciasis, trachoma, dracunculiasis, lymphatic filaria. Creating a healthier ethiopia, october 2018 pdf 148 kb. As scholars around the world consider covid19 research questions, analytic priorites, and data collection practices, we encourage you to submit your covid19 research to studies in family planning. Ethiopia has one of the highest fertility rates in africa, with 45 percent of its population under the age of 15. Knowledge, attitude and practice of family planning methods among laboring mothers in adama hospital, oromia region, ethiopia article pdf available may 2015 with 3,367 reads how we measure. Being a technical arm of the government, the national planning commission is directly accountable to the prime minister. Integrated approaches to sustainable development planning and. Pdf recent trends in family planning practice in ethiopia. The study aims at measuring contraception and unmet need and identifying its determinants among married women.
From 1990 to 2011, contraceptive use in ethiopia increased ninefold and the. In ethiopia, family planning increasingly an article of faith leaders from all religious traditions smooth the way for contraception on the idea that sprawling families in poor conditions are not. The main contention of the paper is that in the past, regional development, in line with the functional integration approach, was considered a national project. This paper examines the evolution of regional development planning in ethiopia and explores its future prospects. A study conducted in tahuleder woreda, in south wollo on improving the range of contraceptive choices in rural ethiopia shows, from the total of 218 interviewed family planning. Ethiopias health system to expand family planning service delivery in select sites, particularly longacting and permanent methods lapms. Three years strategic plan of phe ethiopia consortium 1. We are here to help with your sexual and reproductive health. The objective of the report is to provide information on the progress, ethiopia has made. To us in the population programs and other experts the root cause of the perpetual food crisis is the high population growth rate 2. A situation analysis of family planning in ethiopia june. Assessment of male involvement in family planning use. Ethiopia, like most countries in subsaharan africa, is experiencing rapid population growth.
Bold moves in ethiopia ethiopia has made bold moves to improve the health of its citizens improving access to, and participation in, family planning and reproductive health programs. Family planning knowledge, attitude and practice among married couples in jimma zone, ethiopia tizta tilahun1. The federal ministry of health of ethiopia would like to thank ipas ethiopia, integrated family health programpathfinderjsiusaid, jsideliver, unfpa, who, marie stapes internationalethiopia, fhi, venture strategy, dktethiopia and engenderhealth for major contributions to the development this guideline on family planning services in ethiopia. In ethiopia, meeting the demand for family planning is likely to lead to achieving one of the national population policy objectives, i. In this module, you will learn about family planning in detail. Beginning with the wider context of family planning programme management, promotion and counselling for family planning, you will move on to focus in detail on the different types of contraceptive methods, and finally touch briefly on the issue of male and female infertility. Jan 10, 2014 ethiopia is increasingly touted as a family planning success story.
Pdf knowledge, attitude and practice of family planning. Family planning situation analysis in ethiopia fhi 360. Keywords population growth, cultivated land, rural ethiopia. Attitudes toward family planning and reasons for nonuse. Integrated regional development planning in ethiopia. We can offer you health information, clinical services, education, training and research. Jan 01, 2000 this paper examines the evolution of regional development planning in ethiopia and explores its future prospects.918 425 1070 907 1379 634 968 741 922 561 181 842 891 1117 856 643 434 1468 411 531 379 59 598 1332 295 405 47 736 918 1367 494 889 131 760 1294 1145 630 361 24 1022 454 356 994 1232 709