Many delegates will trickle into Kigali, Rwanda this weekend for the 5th International Conference on Family Planning with little fanfare—but the youth are already starting to steal the show, with a virtual youth relay that started in Mombasa, Kenya earlier this week.

An easy-to-use injectable contraceptive that lasts for months, the role of family planning in the new Sustainable Development Goals, and new strategies to extend a range of family planning methods to the world’s 1.8 billion adolescents highlight the agenda planned for next…