The position of Technical Adviser, Family Planning, sits in the Commodity Security Branch (CSB), and reports to the Chief, CSB, Technical Division (TD).
UNFPA current strategic direction defines its work around three transformative and people-centred results in the period leading up to 2030. These include: (a) an end to preventable maternal deaths; (b) an end to the unmet need for family planning; and (c) an end to gender-based violence and all harmful practices, including female genital mutilation and child, early and forced marriage. The Commodity Security Branch (CSB) of the Technical Division (TD) provides input into and leads UNFPA policy and technical agenda on Family Planning in this context.
The Technical Adviser, Family Planning works under the overall direction and leadership of the Chief, CSB. The Technical Adviser, Family Planning provides technical support and leadership in the implementation of the corporate Family Planning Strategy and Strategic Plan, and management of strategic technical support on norms and standards to ensure the delivery of sustainable, country-driven, action plans on rights-based family planning in the context of comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights.
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