International Women’s Day 2018: the clock is ticking for sexual and reproductive health and rights
Sexual and reproductive health and rights are increasingly under pressure. More than 214 million women need contraceptives but do not have access to contraception of their choice. 39% of pregnancies in developing countries are unintended. The unmet need for contraception leads to negative health consequences for women and girls and has a devastating effect on educational and economic opportunities for women and girls worldwide.