5 reasons Senegal is ahead of its neighbors on family planning and HIV

In a region that has lagged behind in many of the global health advances of the past 30 years, one country stands out for its tremendous progress. What’s its secret? Pape Amadou Gaye, president and CEO of IntraHealth International, shares his insights in this guest column.

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  • Pape Amadou Gaye

    Pape Amadou Gaye is president and CEO of IntraHealth International. For over three decades, he has advocated for, built, and leveraged strong partnerships with governments, NGOs, and the private sector to catalyze change and enable health workers to better serve communities in need. A native of Senegal, Gaye is a powerful advocate for family planning—especially in West Africa—as a high-impact solution to address health and population challenges.