Publish Date: April 2019
Contraceptive implants are playing an increasingly important role in ensuring that women and couples are able to achieve their reproductive goals. The increasing availability of implants has contributed to the diversification of many countries’ method mix, and from 2018-2020, 18.2 million women across the Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) focus countries are expected to adopt implants. To meet the continued demand for contraceptive implants, more attention to underutilized and nuanced service delivery channels is needed. This report provides a technical consultation approach to explore trends, barriers and solutions to continued expansion of contraceptive implant availability, including engaging the private sector.