Investing in Family Planning: Key to Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals

Glob Health Sci Pract. 2016 Jun 27;4(2):191-210. doi: 10.9745/GHSP-D-15-00374. Print 2016 Jun 20.


Voluntary family planning brings transformational benefits to women, families, communities, and countries. Investing in family planning is a development “best buy” that can accelerate achievement across the 5 Sustainable Development Goal themes of People, Planet, Prosperity, Peace, and Partnership.

MeSH terms

  • Africa
  • Conservation of Natural Resources / trends*
  • Family Planning Policy*
  • Family Planning Services / organization & administration*
  • Female
  • Health Planning / organization & administration
  • Health Planning Guidelines*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Sex Education / organization & administration