Male participation in family planning: results from a qualitative study in Mpigi District, Uganda.

@article{Kaida2005MalePI,
  title={Male participation in family planning: results from a qualitative study in Mpigi District, Uganda.},
  author={Angela Kaida and Walter Eigen Kipp and Patrick A Hessel and Joseph Konde-Lule},
  journal={Journal of biosocial science},
  year={2005},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={269-86}
}
The aim of this study was to determine men's perceptions about family planning and how they participate or wish to participate in family planning activities in Mpigi District, central Uganda. Four focus group discussions were conducted with married men and with family planning providers from both the government and private sector. In addition, seven key informants were interviewed using a semi-structured interview guide. The results indicate that men have limited knowledge about family planning… CONTINUE READING

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