NewsWorldOlivier Véran announces free contraception in France for women...

Olivier Véran announces free contraception in France for women up to 25 years old


Published on :

Contraception will now be free for women up to 25 years old, and no longer reserved for young girls, announced Thursday on France 2 the Minister of Health, Olivier Véran.

The bar raised at 25. Contraception will now be free in France for women up to 25 years, announced Thursday, September 9 the Minister of Health, Olivier Véran, during an interview with France 2. The measure was until now reserved for young girls of under 18.

“I have observed, in conjunction with the scientific authorities, a decline in contraception in a number of young women, and the first reason is a renunciation for financial reasons,” said Olivier Véran.

“There will be support for hormonal contraception, the biological assessment that can go with it, the prescription consultation and all the care that is related to this contraception up to 25 years,” said the minister.

This expansion of free education represents “an effort of 21 million euros” per year for the State, from 1er January, he said again.

“It is unbearable that women cannot protect themselves, cannot have contraception, when they obviously choose to do so, because it costs them too much in their budget,” he lamented.

The bar was set at 25, because “it is an age which corresponds, in terms of economic, social and income” to “more autonomy”, added the minister. “It is also the age when one will definitively leave the complementary health insurance of his home”.

Free contraception had already been granted since 2013 to young girls aged 15 to 18, whose rate of use of voluntary termination of pregnancy (abortion) has since dropped significantly, from 9.5 to 6 per 1,000 between 2012 and 2018.

Since August 2020, it has been extended to those under 15.

To justify the extension to children under 15, the government indicated at the end of 2019 that “each year, nearly 1000 young girls aged 12 to 14 are pregnant in France” and that “among these pregnancies, 770 end in abortion “.

With AFP and Reuters


  1. Download Saint Germain – Lotus Path Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Jauz – Off the Deep End, Vol. 1 Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Germania Molloquina – Que Difícil Es Amar Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Gabriel Peluffo – De Barro y Asfalto Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Mexicans with Attitude – Mexicans With Attitude Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Jesús Lara – El Profeta Perezoso Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Terje Tysland – Til Moder jord Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Audn – Farvegir Fyrndar Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Vários intérpretes – Island – This Is Christmas – EP Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Amigos – Die grosse Amigos Schlagerparty – Und ich schenke dir einen Regenbogen Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Lise Marie Seidelin – Coffee to Go Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Ancient Astronauts & Azeem – Broken Puppets (Instrumental) Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Asimétrica – Fate’s Theorem Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Various Artists – Karneval der Partystars – Kölle Alaaf: Die neuen Hits zur Session 2018 Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Down with the Gypsies – Kassiopeia Album Mp3 Zip
    Download The Cascades – Diamonds and Rust Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Dani Umpi – Lechiguanas Album Mp3 Zip
    Download DBQ – Llorando Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Los Chicos Del Coro – De Cine, Vol. 2 (Fantasia) Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Luz Pastorita – Profundo Amor Cautivo Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Various Artists – Ibiza Winter Session 2018 (25 Minimal Shakers) Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Fedel – Brave 2 Album Mp3 Zip
    Download James Hood – Mesmerica Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Alfonso de Vilallonga – La Librería (The Bookshop) [Banda Sonora Original] Album Mp3 Zip
    Download Julien Lourau & The Groove Retrievers – Julien Lourau and The Groove Retrievers Album Mp3 Zip

Comments are closed.

Latest news

FC Barcelona begins its La Liga season with a sad draw against Rayo (0-0), Robert Lewandowski mute – Eurosport FR

First bitter-tasting league game for Xavi's FC Barcelona. Faced with a reckless Rayo Vallecano, the Blaugrana shared the...

Right to vote for foreigners, immigration law … Éric Ciotti bangs his fist on the table – Europe 1

It is a proposal that has stirred the right for several days and even Gérald Darmanin. The deputy...

300 words from the Under-20 World Cup: After the drama with the Latvians, the coach spoke about his great character. However, we are...

"A new match awaits us, a new day. We owe it to everyone in Slovak hockey to win...

Who is Piqué’s new partner after breaking up with Shakira? – Ten minutes

More than two months have passed since Gerard Piqué and Shakira confirmed that they were going their separate ways....

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you