Devex ran an article about "8 insights to end child marriage" featuring Population Council Guatemala's Abriendo Oportunidades program, which provides vulnerable girls with skills and support to improve their lives.
NEW YORK, NEW YORK (September 14, 2016) — The Population Council announced that James Sailer, a Council Vice President, has been appointed Executive Director of its Center for Biomedical Research (CBR), a renowned institution that conducts basic and clinical research and develops sexual and reproductive health products for women and men.
The Population Council is proud to welcome Niranjan Saggurti as the country director of its office in India. Saggurti has more than 20 years of experience working on HIV prevention, care and treatment; sexual and reproductive health evidence and programs; and young people’s health and development.
In honor of Women's Equality Day, First Republic interviewed Population Council President Julia Bunting about her experience and how the Council is helping empower girls and women around the world.
The Lancet HIV featured a Comment by Population Council experts that proposes a new framework for enhancing informed choice, effective use, and quality service provision around PrEP for adolescent girls and young women (AGYW). Sanyukta Mathur, Nanlesta Pilgrim and Julie Pulerwitz write that PrEP offers an opportunity for AGYW to access a promising new prevention technology.