Meeting the vast unmet demand for family planning and enabling women to choose whether and when they’ll have children requires investing in cost-effective, innovative approaches.
WomanCare Global’s mission is to provide affordable access to high-quality reproductive health products for women and girls around the world through a sustainable value chain, empowering them to make and act on safe choices.
WomanCare Global applies industry-based expertise to effectively address the entire supply chain ─ from manufacturing through the timely, reliable delivery of high-quality products and care. This total-market approach positions WomanCare Global strongly for large-scale, sustainable impact.
For every $1 spent on modern contraception, developing countries would save $1.40 in maternal and newborn health care* *UNFPA and Guttmacher Institute, "Costs and Benefits of Investing in Contraceptive Services in the Developing World," June 2012.
Children who have lost their mothers are 10 times more likely to die prematurely* *World Health Organization, “Maternal Mortality Fact Sheet N°348,” May 2012.
79% of unintended pregnancies in developing world are b/c of contraceptive non-use or use of traditional methods* *UNFPA and Guttmacher Institute, "Costs and Benefits of Investing in Contraceptive Services in the Developing World," June 2012.
If women got the contraception they wanted, unplanned pregnancies would drop by 70%* *Guttmacher Institute, “Facts on Investing in Family Planning and Maternal and Newborn Health,” November 2010.
Every day, approximately 1,000 women die from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth.* *"World Health Organization, “Maternal Mortality Fact Sheet N°348,” May 2012."