International Planned Parenthood Federation and the Pacific Disability Forum signed an updated Memorandum of Understanding to ensure Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of people living with a disability are prioritized.
It is crucial the rights of people living with disabilities, including sexual and reproductive rights, are upheld.
An Estimated 17 % of people in the Pacific have some form of disability.
The MOU was signed by IPPF Director of Programs and Operations-Karen Hill and PDF CEO-Pacific-Setareki Macanawai this week.
IPPF and PDF are passionate about ensuring that every person, regardless of disability, is free to make informed decisions about their lives, including their sexuality, without discrimination.