WCD SUPPORTED BY
WCD is supported by a coalition of 12 international Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), governmental organizations and scientific and medical societies with an interest in sexual and reproductive health.
IPPF promotes sexual and reproductive health and rights for all.
We are a global network of Member Associations, working in over 170 countries to provide - and defend - sexual and reproductive health care. In fact we are one of the world's largest organizations, with more outlets than McDonald's.
We a have a special focus on meeting the needs of all young people around the world, and are committed to providing the sexual and reproductive health information and services that young people tell us they need.
WHAT WE BELIEVE
We believe that sexual and reproductive rights are human rights, and should be guaranteed for everyone.
We promote equality between men and women, and fight against discrimination on the grounds of gender or sexuality.
We challenge practices that are harmful to young people and work with policy-makers and community leaders to change attitudes and improve knowledge.
WHAT WE DO
Approximately 36 million visits a year are made to our facilities worldwide. These are some of the services we provide.
- Gynaecological care
- HIV testing and care
- Diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted infections
- Infertility services
- Mother and child health
- Family planning
- Emergency contraception
- Abortion-related services