Being a Good Dad – And a Good Man
Everyone has a different idea of family. Some definitions of family don’t include children. For many, they do, though often the time just isn’t quite right. The careful considerations that go into the decision to have children are difficult, even for those that deeply desire them. And no matter the familial vision, being a good dad – or a good man – should be the ideal goal. However at this point, men have to be creative in how they participate with their partners in the pre-dad phase.
MCI at ICFP 2018!
Heather and Kevin traveled to Kigali, Rwanda for the 2018 International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) in November. This is the 5th ICFP, a biennial event which brings together the family planning community to “share best practices, celebrate successes, and chart a course forward.” It is a convening of thousands practitioners, political leaders, scientists, researchers, policymakers, advocates, and youth to disseminate knowledge, celebrate successes, and identify next steps toward realizing a world where access to quality, choice-optimized contraception is a reality.