Repositioning Family Planning: Rwanda's No-Scalpel Vasectomy Program

This brief discusses the Capacity Project's development of a vasectomy in-service training program at district hospitals in Rwanda. It touches on many of the details of the program including:

  • the role of vasectomy in Rwanda's family planning (FP) program
  • building human resources for health (HRH) capacity to increase FP service delivery access
  • sensitizing local stakeholders and communities to vasectomy
  • successes in meeting No-Scalpel Vasectomy (NSV) demand
  • client satisfaction
  • increasing male involvement in FP
  • cost of capacity building
  • key successes and recommendations
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Length: 
4 p
Year: 
2009
Organization: 
IntraHealth/The Capacity Project
Languages: 
English
French