November 26, 2012
Why Birth Control Is Still a Big Idea
Melinda Gates, Foreign Policy
I spent most of my time this year advocating for better access to family planning around the world. Early on, I told everybody who would listen that I wanted to help put contraceptives back on top of the global health and development agenda. Visiting women in developing countries, however, I realized that this framing didn't quite capture my message.
TAGGED: Africa, Women