The 1996 election: what it will mean to international family planning.
Published 1997 in Pathways
In the omnibus spending bill for 1997 passed by the US Congress on September 30, 1996, funds for international family planning assistance were capped at $385 million, with no funds available at all until July 1, 1997. If funds are released after July 1, only 8% per month will be released for the next 15 months. However, Congress must vote by February 28… CONTINUE READING