Archives for August 2015

Deadline for Auxiliary Events: Aug. 31

The deadline for auxiliary events is approaching. Applications for auxiliary events on-site at the Bali Nusa Dua Convention Center and forms to advertise off-site auxiliary events in the conference program are both due on Monday, August 31. For more information, please visit the Auxiliary Events page.

From our Partners: “Decentralization threatens RI family planning program,” the Jakarta Post

Indonesia will be hosting the International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) in Nusa Dua, Bali, in November 2015. The Jakarta Post’s Rita Widiadana visited East Java and West Nusa Tenggara provinces to learn more about the dynamic changes in Indonesia’s family planning program with support from the Johns Hopkins’ Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Center […]

EXCELL Award nominations due

Last call for EXCELL Award nominations! The deadline is today, August 21. Please view the rules and submit your nomination at the EXCELL Awards page.

From our Partners: “Empowering local govts and villages in family planning,” the Jakarta Post

Every day, Rokhliana has to provide basic health care and maternal health services including pre-and post-natal care and family planning services at a community health center in East Lombok as well as in her own private home. “A midwife must be able to do everything from delivering babies, treating their mothers to offering family planning […]

Advertise in the ICFP Program

Organizations are encouraged to take advantage of the opportunity to advertise in the 2015 International Conference on Family Planning program. Ads can range in size from 1/4 page to full page. Submissions are due August 21. For more information, please visit the Program Advertisements page.

Announcing ICFP Youth Speakers / Moderators

The conference organizers are proud to announce the youth speakers and moderators for the 2015 ICFP! This year, 180 young people aged 18 to 25 from all over the world applied to be conference speakers/moderators. All video applications received were reviewed, and the selection process was based on a double-blind review process that rated the creativity, engagement, experience, […]

Video Message from Jose “Oying” Rimon, Chair of the ICFP International Steering Committee

Please visit the About page to view a video message from Jose Rimon, Chair of the ICFP International Steering Committee and Director of the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health, co-hosting the 2015 ICFP with the National Population and Family Planning Board of Indonesia!

EXCELL Awards deadline: Aug. 21

The 2015 ICFP organizers welcome your nominations for the Excellence in Leadership for Family Planning (EXCELL) Awards! The EXCELL Awards provide an opportunity to celebrate progress being made within our community to increase access to and voluntary use of family planning information and services. The Awards will recognize stakeholders operating at three levels: country, organization/facility, […]