The African Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development (FPA) is a regional network of African Members of Parliament from across political groups and countries who are committed to implement the ICPD Programme of Action and to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

A word from our President

FPA President, Hon. Ms. Marie Rose Nguini Effa, Member of Parliament, Cameroon, CEMAC Parliamentary Assembly, Pan-African Parliament.

“The African Forum on Population and Development (FPA) strives to tackle issues regarding sexual and reproductive health and rights head on; to pave the way for a brighter future for Africa’s women and girls, where every individual has access to the healthcare, the education, and the tools they need to take back control of their own bodies and lives. We aim to engage politicians across the wider African community to educate and encourage African governments to respond to their citizens’ call for empowerment and to respect their sexual and reproductive rights.

Read the full statement here