While the law banning child marriage is a major milestone, ending the practice requires action on multiple levels.
Damaris trained generations of passionate advocates for young people’s sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Although it’s legal, access to abortion in Turkey is extremely limited; a local group reports that only three out of the 37 public hospitals in the country are providing non-emergency terminations.
In his proposed fiscal year 2016 budget, President Obama has prioritized adolescent girls in a way we haven’t seen before.
Never before have issues like girls’ education and empowerment gotten so much attention. Yet, this hasn’t necessarily translated into an increase in funding for many of the groups doing this critical work.
In a provocative statement, Pope Francis said Catholics should not think they have to breed “like rabbits.”
Reaching youth with sexual and reproductive health services is more than just handing out condoms.
Enhancing access to sexual and reproductive health services for youth is not enough. We must also remove barriers to these services.
Youth participation in advocating for sexual and reproductive health and rights policymaking has flourished over the past 20 years.
Next week, the House of Representatives will hold one of its first major votes of the year to launch a direct attack on the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling