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Monday - 14 November

Please find below a full list, including links, to all relevant events on Monday. You can also find a rough schedule:

Click the links below to add the events to your personal ICFP calendar or schedule.

7.00 - 15.00Side Visits, Pre-Conference & More
16.30 - 18.00Opening Ceremony
18.00 - 20.00Welcome Reception

SIDE-EVENT: WHO Conference on Technical Assistance to Countries and Community and Provider-Driven Social Accountability Research

8.30 - 16.00 (Asia/Bangkok) | Grand Hotel Jomtien 11

Host: WHO

In this pre-conference session, you will hear about innovative approaches and outcomes of technical assistance to countries, including the South- South learning exchange (SSLE). You will hear about the available evidence on SSLE in FP, WHOs approach and guidance to SSLE and country experiences and lessons learnt in using SSLE to strengthen FP services in Nigeria, Uganda, Nepal, Sri Lanka and India.

Registration: Open Event (registration required) - Registration on site, maximum capacity 100 participants

SIDE-EVENT: Not If, But When: Enhancing Individual and Health System Resilience for Better FP/RH Outcomes in Fragile Settings

9.00 - 12.00 (Asia/Bangkok) | Heritage Pattaya Beach Resort

: MOMENTUM Integrated Health Resilience, FP2030, and Women's Refugee Commission

This event will bring together development and humanitarian actors to discuss and strategize approaches for improving health resilience at household, community, service delivery, and health system levels. It will feature a mix of panel presentations with opportunities for participants to engage with each other through group discussions.


PLENARY SESSION: ICFP 2022 Opening Ceremony

16.30 - 18.00 (Asia/Bangkok) | PEACH Plenary Hall

The ICFP Opening Ceremony will include guest speakers:

  • Mr. Anutin Charnvirakul, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Health of the Kingdom of Thailand
  • Dr. Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
  • Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General, World Health Organization (WHO)
  • Dr. Atul Gawande, Assistant Administrator for Global Health, United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Melinda French Gates, Co-chair and Board Member, The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Sexual and reproductive health services remain critical during COVID-19

IAWG members and partners are producing clinical and programmatic guidance, assessments, policy papers, and statements to ensure continued prioritization of sexual and reproductive health and rights throughout COVID-19 response in humanitarian settings.