The Sustainable Development Goals represent “a significant moment in the history of development,” says Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund.

By Alison Bodenheimer Two women in Senegal discuss long-acting family planning methods. ©2011 Adrienne Allison, World Vision, Courtesy of Photoshare.    Family planning in West Africa has lagged far behind the rest of the world, held back by economic, geographic…