Introductory document released to help build nationwide family planning services by 2030
The Introductory Document of the Family Plan 2030 is global and concerns 69 countries.
Health Minister Dr Lia Tadesse, who was present at the forum, said the government should work hard to improve maternal and child health as well as reproductive health by 2030 to put in place planning services. family at the national level by 2030. She said it is important to work in coordination with stakeholders on the implementation of inclusive health policy strategies and implementation documents. According to the minister, this memorandum of understanding was prepared and published to overcome the overlapping pressures and work together to create a healthy generation and build a healthy country.
Despite the fact that the number of maternal deaths drops dramatically each year, data shows that 401 out of 100,000 mothers still die in childbirth and the complications are related to childbirth.
According to Dr Meseret Zelam, director of the Maternal and Child Health Directorate at the Ministry of Health, family planning services are a key solution to improving maternal and child health and saving the lives of women and children. To reduce maternal and child mortality, she said, the document was designed to make family planning services more accessible to all.
Representatives of regional health departments, partner organizations and professional associations as well as guests attended the forum.
Distributed by APO Group on behalf of the Ministry of Health, Ethiopia.