February 2012 - USAID Communication to the Field

USAID Communication to the Field: WHO Expert Consultation Assessing Evidence on Hormonal Contraception and HIV

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) affirmed the WHO recommendations and, in a February 2012 communication to the field, stated that no changes should be made to country programs. The statement emphasized the importance of ensuring that women and couples have access to a wide variety of contraceptive methods and of counseling clients about the risks and benefits of their preferred method.

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