The government of Senegal first launched the National Family Planning Action Plan in 2012 in part to meet the needs of the 3.7 million Senegalese women of reproductive age (15-49). Nearly one third of them want to delay or prevent pregnancy but do not use a modern method of contraception.
AFP’s in-country partner is Réseau Siggil Jigéen, with technical support from Palladium West Africa.
Together they are committed to following financial commitments to family planning both at the national level and with mayors at the commune level.
 Population Reference Bureau (PRB) 2008. Family Planning Worldwide 2008 Datasheet.
 Senegal Demographic and Health Survey 2010-11.