Shaping the World We Want in 2015 and Beyond

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The High Level Panel of Eminent Persons on the Post-2015 Development Agenda held its final meeting this week in New York before its much-anticipated report will be presented to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.  In a final effort to influence the panel’s recommendations, IWHC worked with partners on two statements outlining what we believe the […]

A Move to Roll Back Reproductive Rights in Uruguay

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Only a few months after Uruguayan President José Mujica signed into law legislation that will save women’s lives by allowing some abortions in the first trimester, foes of the new law have taken the first steps to repeal it. On Friday, April 26, 2013, the Electoral Court validated 52,343 signatures submitted by the National Commission […]