Generating evidence to accelerate evidence-based improvements in family planning and reproductive health policies and programs globally, and providing technical assistance for their application.
Improving the quality and availability of family planning services in Lagos and Kaduna states, and enabling sustainable service delivery by including private-sector family planning providers in systemic improvement efforts.
Analyzing the vulnerabilities, gaps, and barriers to services and opportunities for adolescent girls; reviewing the policy context and current programs; and providing disaggregated analyses of adolescent vulnerability to improve investments and policies.
Developing an interdependent, integrated learning network of high impact practice incubators for task sharing and postpartum/post-abortion family planning, through successful public and private urban and peri-urban programs.
Ensuring comprehensive HIV and STI prevention, care, and treatment for high-risk groups by expanding HIV self-testing, communication on COVID-19-related health messages and prevention materials, and HIV treatment for patients while ensuring protection for frontline workers.
Mitigating the impact of HIV for individuals at high risk, including men who have sex with men, female sex workers, and persons who inject drugs.
Delivering client-centered services for HIV prevention, treatment, and care to reach people vulnerable to or living with HIV; addressing stigma to increase access to services; and evaluating and documenting successes and challenges.
Reducing financial barriers, particularly for transportation, faced by women seeking fistula repair services, and increasing access to safe maternal care.
Using the best available science, research expertise, and state-of-the-art methodologies to generate evidence for improving HIV prevention, care, and treatment policies and programs around the world.
Addressing legislative and data gaps, sharing knowledge, strengthening systems, promoting gender-equitable attitudes, and assessing the feasibility of interventions to reduce gender-based violence and harmful practices against women and girls.