Archives for July 2015

Deadline to Edit and Confirm Abstracts: 7/31

Please note that accepted abstracts and panels must be edited and confirmed by today, July 31. Primary contacts of abstracts and panels must log in to the abstract submission module to edit and confirm.

ICFP Social Media Launched

We are excited to announce the launch of #ICFP2015 and the official ICFP social media platforms. ICFP 2015 will be using Facebook and Twitter to inform you about key conference updates, post partner blogs and news, and share content from the ICFP community. We encourage you to use the #ICFP2015 hashtag in your digital conversations about the […]

From our Partners: “Funds for a Sustainable Future,” International Planned Parenthood Federation

In Addis Ababa with the Action Agenda for Financing for Development, and in New York with the Sustainable Development Goals, and in every national capital in the world, the message has been clear – women and girls must be at the centre of our vision for a sustainable world. It is up to us to […]

Group registration open

Multiple registrations for the ICFP can be purchased at once. Organizations can purchase registration codes and provide the code to those they are sponsoring, who can register on their own and use the code to set the price to $0. Please click here for group registration.

Program advertisements due August 14

We encourage organizations to take advantage of the opportunity to advertise in the 2015 ICFP program. For more information on available space and ad specifications and rates, please visit the Program Advertisements webpage. All advertisement submissions are due August 14. Questions may be directed to

From our Partners: “‘Rights in Action’ Blog Series Launches to Commemorate Third Anniversary of the London Summit on Family Planning,” FP2020

July 11 marks the third anniversary of the 2012 London Summit on Family Planning and the creation of Family Planning 2020 (FP2020). To commemorate this milestone, FP2020 is launching a blog series on Monday, July 13, to celebrate the longstanding work and dedication of our global partners in upholding the principles of rights and empowerment […]

From our Partners: “Five Big Questions for the Future of Global Family Planning,” IntraHealth

After the smallpox vaccine and the green revolution, modern contraceptives are one of global development’s biggest game-changers. It’s no coincidence that as global use of modern contraceptives rose from 55% in 1990 to 63% in 2010, global maternal mortality fell by a staggering 45%. In 2013 alone, contraceptives prevented 77 million unintended pregnancies, 24 million […]

Register now!

Registration for the 2015 ICFP is open! Please visit the Register webpage for more details. ​ Don’t forget to review the eligibility requirements and rules for Indonesian visas as you make your travel plans. When registering, please be sure to: identify your hotel. This will help us determine the shuttle schedule. have your passport information ready. […]

ICFP Youth Speakers/Moderators Contest Update

About 180 video applications were submitted by young people in 60 different countries for the ICFP Youth Speakers/Moderators contest. As in 2013, the conference organizers are thrilled to see young people express their dedication to family planning with such creativity and passion! Decisions will be made on August 1.

ICFP Website Updates – July 1

Applications and signups are now open for: Exhibit booths Marketplace of Ideas stage in the exhibit hall Auxiliary events  Hosting Topical Roundtables and CEO Roundtables for Emerging Leaders during lunch Details about site visits and group registration will be posted on the conference website shortly.