KMET through the Homa Bay family planning advocacy project joined in celebrating this year’s World Contraceptives Day. The project is supporting the Homa Bay county government develop and approve a five year family planning strategy especially for four of the most needy sub counties. The sub counties are Ndhiwa, Mbita, Homa Bay and Suba.
Homa bay county health minister Dr Lawrence Koteng who was the chief guest encouraged providers and the partners to continue the fight to improve maternal indicators in the county.
He underscored the need to have planned pregnancies pointing out the use of contraceptive would help in child spacing and timing.
The Homa Bay family planning advocacy project is supported by Population Action International (PAI) who were vital in providing support towards organising this year’s event.