Education

Every young person has to make  life-changing decisions about their sexual and reproductive health. However many of them cannot access clear, evidence-based information. IPPF's comprehensive sexuality education programmes enable young people to make informed decisions about their sexuality and health, while building life skills and promoting gender equality.

IPPF EN is co-hosting a high-level panel at the European Development Days , Brussels, on ensuring access to family planning and the empowerment of young people. Many of the world's least developed countries struggle with high fertility rates and low ...
In many cases, they are derided as being unable to love in the same way that society dictates, yet people with intellectual disabilities are more than capable of experiencing the same love and need for intimacy and sexual affection as ...
The International Planned Parenthood Federation welcomes the United Nations Secretary General’s humanitarian report which he delivered today. (February 9th) Ban Ki-Moon outlined five core responsibilities for the international community in a report which set out his vision ahead of the ...
IPPF today launched its global campaign calling for better quality Comprehensive Sexuality Education (CSE) to advance young people’s human rights. The campaign – Know it, Own it – was launched at an event during Women Deliver in Copenhagen in the ...
IPPF EN member associations in Romania and Kyrgyzstan discuss the importance of Comprehensive Sexuality Education for empowering young people, preventing STIs and unplanned pregnancies, and stopping abuse and stigma on the Guardian Development Professionals Network. Click to read the full ...
Across the city at Poraka's Day Centre for adults, the light-filled central room, with its open- plan kitchen and large work tables, is a hive of activity. The Centre aims to help users to be more independent in their daily ...
The town of Kazanlak, at the foot of the Balkan Mountains, is the centre of Bulgaria’s famous rose oil industry. Maria Gineva and Veska Marakjieva run four centres there for young people with special needs, including learning disabilities. Both have ...
Specialist training on sexuality education expands across Europe
From providing life-saving sexual and reproductive health services to refugee women to investing in communities to change young people’s lives, our Member Associations across Europe and Central Asia worked passionately to implement ambitious commitments in the field of sexual and ...