Out with 'family' planning, in with 'future' planning

The two words that have so long acted as the umbrella term for women's ability to choose the spacing and timing of their births are no longer serving young people. Devex spoke with women's health experts and youth advocates to find out whether "family planning" needs a language makeover.

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  • Kelli Rogers

    Kelli Rogers has worked as an Associate Editor and Southeast Asia Correspondent for Devex, with a particular focus on gender. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has reported from more than 20 countries.