Improving Contraceptive Options Now

The Improving Contraceptive Options Now (ICON) demonstration will evaluate what works in expanding contraceptive choices for low-income women, and the difference this makes.


What is ICON?


What issue is ICON addressing?


How can LARC help?


How will ICON build capacity for improved contraception options?


How will ICON build evidence?


SOURCES: The Guttmacher Institute (statistics on unintended pregnancies and their costs); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (effectiveness of contraceptive methods).

ICON PARTNERS: Cicatelli Associates, Inc., and The Contraceptive CHOICE Project.

ICON FUNDERS: Laura and John Arnold Foundation and The JPB Foundation.


Document Details

Publication Type
June 2016
2016. “Improving Contraceptive Options Now.” New York: MDRC.