Denmark's contraception aid to Africa 'to limit migration'

Denmark's contraception aid to Africa 'to limit migration'
 

Denmark has pledged more funds for family planning in developing nations, saying this could also help "limit the migration pressure on Europe".
The Minister for Development Co-operation, Ulla Tornaes, said Copenhagen would contribute 91m kroner (£11m; $14m) for the programme.
She said unwanted pregnancies had "enormous" human and social costs in the world's poorest nations.
But she added that limiting Africa's population growth was also important.
Speaking at a conference in London on Tuesday, Ms Tornaes said 225 million women in the world's poorest countries do not... read more

 
13 July 2017 in World News, Views: 60
Source: BBC
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