The practice of family planning (FP) in Kenya has increased steadily since the early 1980s, with the contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR) for all FP methods reaching 46 percent in 20081 . Use of modern contraceptives among married women rose from 32 percent to 39 percent between 20032 and 2008. At about the same time, Kenya witnessed a historic decline in fertility: The total fertility rate (TFR) decreased from 8.1 births per woman in 1978 to 4.6 births per woman in 2008. Indeed, Kenya’s FP programme has been among the most successful in sub-Saharan Africa.


National Family Planning Guidelines for Service Providers

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18-Mar-21 14:43

Project learning events showcase innovations

Afya Uzazi presented project experiences, innovations and lessons learned at a webinar organized by FHI 360, the implementing agency, for a global audience on March 17th 2021.

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17-Feb-21 09:57

Ensuring mothers access services during COVID-19

It is a sunny morning, a welcome break from the chill and incessant rain common in Kuresoi South area of Nakuru County. In a homestead in Tinet village, two masked women are seated on stools placed about two meters apart.

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