Top Facts & Statistics
1 in 4surveyed Kenyan students aged 15–17 learn about contraception
487,000HIV-infected women in Sub-Saharan Africa do not receive medicine to prevent mother-to-child transmission every year
80%reduction in unintended pregnancies if all unmet need for modern contraception were satisfied in Africa
Hear From An Expert
In Uganda, addressing adolescents’ unmet need for modern contraception, and providing all pregnant adolescents and their newborns with recommended levels of care, are both critical to save lives and improve young people’s health and well-being.