12.11. The objectives are:
(a) To contribute to the understanding of factors affecting universal reproductive health, including sexual health, and to expand reproductive choice;
(b) To ensure the initial and continued safety, quality and health aspects of methods for regulation of fertility;
(c) To ensure that all people have the opportunity to achieve and maintain sound reproductive and sexual health, the international community should mobilize the full spectrum of basic biomedical, social and behavioural and programme-related research on reproductive health and sexuality.