Emerging challenges in family planning programme in Nepal.

  title={Emerging challenges in family planning programme in Nepal.},
  author={Dev Shrestha and A. R. M. Shrestha and Jenisha Ghimire},
  journal={Journal of Nepal Health Research Council},
  volume={10 21},
Family planning is a priority program of the Government of Nepal. Despite political instability in the last two decades, Nepal has achieved remarkable progress in the overall status of reproductive health, including family planning. Married women of reproductive age have been increasingly using contraceptive from 1980s to 2006. However, Nepal Demographic Health Survey 2011 has shown unexpected results on contraceptive prevalence rate. There had been a notable decline in the prevalence rate… CONTINUE READING


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