Melinda Gates: Contraception Is Not Controversial | TEDxChange

Posted on April 11, 2012

YouTube, April 11, 2012 by Gates Foundation

What difference would it make if all women in the world, even the poorest, could make decisions about when and how many children to have? 200 million women who want them, don’t have access to contraceptives. We don’t talk about this inequity because the uncontroversial idea of deciding when to have a child has somehow become shrouded in controversy. And the victims of this paralysis are the poorest people in the world. Melinda Gates talks here about how, working together, we can change this for all women.

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