Family Planning Essays
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The population welfare efforts were initiated in mid-fifties by a national level NGO “the Family Planning Association of Pakistan”. There-after the Government started institutionalized efforts for population planning. The main objective of Population Welfare Program is to reduce the level of fertility by motivating people for child spacing and for a small family norm. It was estimated in 2005 that Pakistan’s population totaled 151 million; a number which grows 1.9 percent annually, equaling a 2.9 million population growth per year....
What would you think if someone told you that you werent allowed to exercise one of your basic human rights? How would you feel if someone told you that you werent allowed to have another child? Many people would be outraged. China is a country with a severe over population problem. In order to combat the problem, the Chinese government has instituted family planning policies which regulate citizens permission to have multiple children. Before one jumps to the conclusion that...
Probably no country in the world pays so much attention to its descendants as China does. The old saying, More children equal to more happiness , has been hold as a strong belief for thousands of years. It is well known that the large population was one of biggest burden of China s further development. Therefore, the Chinese government carried out the family planning policy in the late 70s, using this coercive means, in order to control the population growth....
Adolescence is the transitional phase of life from childhood to adulthood during which biological and major social role transitions occur (Sawyer etal, 2018). This is a critical time of formative growth when adolescents make decisions that can affect their health now and for their life time and influence the country‘s sustainable development (Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia [CIDRZ], 2018). Risky behaviours among adolescents such as engaging in sexual activity without using contraception result in unwanted pregnancies, unsafe abortions...