From our Partners: “With gender equity comes vasectomy, and vice versa,” IntraHealth International

Increasing access to vasectomy isn’t easy or a quick fix in low-income countries, but investing in it is the right thing to do.

Vasectomy is not only a highly effective contraceptive option for men, it also changes the conversation around family planning from a women’s issue to a couples’ issue. And across the world, we see that higher vasectomy rates come hand in hand with greater gender equity and higher socio-economic development.

Read the full commentary by Roy Jacobstein of IntraHealth International on Devex.