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Family Planning: 26m Unsafe Abortions Prevented In a Year – Report

Family Planning: 26m Unsafe Abortions Prevented In a Year – Report

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The use of modern contraceptives in Family Planning (FP2020) focus countries prevented 84 million unintended pregnancies and 26 million unsafe abortions from July 2016 to July 2017, a report has said. The Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) Annual Progress Report said that usage of modern contraceptives also averted 125,000 maternal deaths in the focus countries. The report was entitled: “FP2020: The Way Ahead 2016 – 2017’’. The report was copied to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos after its launch by Ms Beth Schlachter, Executive Director, Family Planning 2020, on Tuesday in the U.S. FP2020 is a global partnership that supports the rights of women and girls to decide freely whether they should have children, when and how many children they should to have. According to the report,