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family

Traditionally, people who are related by blood or marriage. The term can mean many different things depending on the circumstances. Most statutes have a section devoted to “definitions” that will tell you the intended definition of words used in the law. For example, the concept of what constitutes a family may be important in zoning cases for single-family housing or apartment restrictions against non-family members living in the apartment with the tenant.

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HP+ highlighted the contributions it had made to the Family Planning 2020 agenda by working with the government to strengthen population stewardship, engage the private sector for quality family planning services, strengthen policy advocacy and foster media engagement in family planning.
To ensure that the people are provided accurate guidance about reproductive health, the family planning director said that they have worked on increasing the number of family welfare centres across the province from 422 to 632.
87% of the total respondents had knowledge about family planning as compared to 13% who were not aware about family planning (Figure 1).
EO 12 also directed government agencies to locate couples with unmet family planning needs, mobilize agencies up to the village level and partner with civil society in intensifying the drive.
Importantly, although not the main target of these recent congressional attacks, the Title X national family planning program has been negatively affected.
Social franchising is expected to make family planning more efficient and equitable, increase coverage and reach, and reduce operational burden on the government.
Greater use of family planning would facilitate more participation by women in economic activity and in civil society, which could improve environmental outcomes locally and globally.
Dr Yasmin Qazi, Senior Country Advisor for Population Program and David and Lucile Packard Foundation briefed the audience about the role of demand side financing in poor area for improving uptake of family planning.
Most men who needed family planning had access to health care, but fewer than 19 percent surveyed said they had gotten family planning services.
To describe male client attendance at service sites funded under the National Title X Family Planning Program, CDC and OPA analyzed data from the 2003-2014 FPAR.
It was recently brought to our attention that the comment "Achieving the Goal of the London Summit on Family Planning by Adhering to Voluntary, Rights-Based Family Planning: What Can We Learn from Past Experiences with Coercion?

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