Congratulations to the 2022 ICFP Youth Trailblazers

2018 Winners of EXCELL Award celebrating on-stage

We are proud to announce the 50 global youth leaders working in family planning and sexual and reproductive health and rights who have been awarded the ICFP 2022 Youth Trailblazer Award.

More than 300 youth worldwide applied for the honor, which is named in recognition of the important leadership and innovation youth bring to family planning and SRHR.

Join us in congratulating these incredible leaders helping to push the field forward and expand access to family planning and SRHR for all!

Meet Kobe Juwan Smith: 2022 ICFP Trailblazer

Meet Kobe Juwan Smith: 2022 ICFP Trailblazer

Originally posted by HGP TV When his mother lost the battle to Ovarian Cancer in 2016, Kobe Juwan Smith’s life completely changed. He had witnessed firsthand how the lack of quality resources, services and health information shortened the life span of his matriarch....

UNFPA and Thailand to Work Together on Family Planning

UNFPA and Thailand to Work Together on Family Planning

Originally posted by Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Thailand On 11 May 2022, Ms. Diene Keita, Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) paid a courtesy call on Mrs. Chulamanee Chartsuwan, Deputy Permanent Secretary of the...

Nominations for ICFP 2022 EXCELL Award Now OPEN

Nominations for ICFP 2022 EXCELL Award Now OPEN

The EXCELL Awards, for Excellence in Leadership for Family Planning, have been bestowed by the ICFP since the inception of the conference in 2009, as a way to publicly recognize extraordinary individuals, organizations and countries who have made significant...

Project Drawdown, Gates Institute and ICFP Celebrated #EarthDay2022

Project Drawdown, Gates Institute and ICFP Celebrated #EarthDay2022

Since the 2017 publication of the New York Times bestseller Drawdown, the organization has emerged as a leading resource for information and insight about climate solutions. They continue to develop that resource by conducting rigorous review and assessment of climate...