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Resolutions made during the meeting with cultural leaders from the Lango sub region on the importance of family planning in harnessing the demographic dividend on Thursday 17 September 2020 at Magharita Hotel, Lira.

Cultural leaders in the Lango sub region have made a resolve to champion family planning as way of improving the quality of life of the communities. Under their umbrella body the Lango Cultural Foundation (LCF),the leaders made consensus that family planning is the key to ending maternal mortality, keeping girls in school, addressing teenage pregnancy and ending gender based violence in the region. The recommendations point towards ensuring that sexual and reproductive health and rights issues are addressed in the region in an effort to achieve the demographic dividend.