Resources

Brief

The Evidence Project conducted an interven­tion to raise awareness about family planning and reproductive health (FP/RH) topics with factory workers in Port Said, Egypt. This policy brief describes les­sons from its implementation over three years and offers recommenda­tions for designing FP/RH worker health programs. These lessons and recommendations are based on insights from factory worker […]

Brief

This brief presents results from a COVID-19 knowledge, attitudes, and practices survey conducted by the Evidence Project/Population Council among 241 young men and women aged 18–34 in Egypt who had been receiving COVID-19 information via WhatsApp. Results showed that knowledge of some behaviors that could prevent COVID-19 transmission was high among both young men and […]

Journal Article

Side effects are a primary reason why women stop using contraception, even though they may still want to avoid a pregnancy. However, women’s experiences with side effects is not well documented, especially among current users. The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) and other nationally representative surveys only ask about side effects in the context of […]

Journal Article

Expanding access to integrated HIV/family planning (FP) services and equipping health workers to provide unbiased FP services to women living with HIV (WLHIV) may help reduce negative feelings WLHIV have toward themselves in addition to reducing barriers to FP. Kenya has successfully expanded HIV treatment, but HIV-related stigma and discrimination remain. While HIV-related stigma can […]

Despite the widely agreed importance of measuring quality of care (QoC), client perspectives are often missing from routine monitoring and studies. The Evidence Project has developed a package of validated, evidence-based tools and training materials to support governments and implementing partners in measuring and monitoring QoC. Measuring QoC from clients’ perspectives will help programs celebrate […]