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It’s nearly impossible to find someone who doesn’t own or have access to a mobile phone these days. According to International Telecommunication Union (ITU) 2014 estimates, there are nearly seven billion mobile subscriptions worldwide, five billion of which are in low- and middle-income countries. With mobile technologies accessible to 95.5 percent of the world population, a new platform for promoting and delivering health services has emerged.
MSH spoke with Fabio Castaño, MD, MPH, global technical lead of family planning and reproductive health about MSH’s approach to family planning and what will define the future of family planning and global health. Below is part one of the conversation. What is MSH’s approach to family planning and reproductive health? Dr. Fabio Castaño.Fabio: