Next week, governments, NGOs, and business leaders will meet to hammer out funding for the Sustainable Development Goals, the strongest global consensus on recognizing women’s rights and addressing the causes of gender inequality and poverty.
Esther Kimani and Jedidah Maina are effecting change in local communities and fostering a new generation of activists.
Written Statement jointly submitted by the Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights (YCSRR) and the International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) at the 48th Session of the Commission on Population and Development. The International Women’s H …
In a provocative statement, Pope Francis said Catholics should not think they have to breed “like rabbits.”
Enhancing access to sexual and reproductive health services for youth is not enough. We must also remove barriers to these services.
We won’t have a full picture of what yesterday’s election means until the new term starts, but we do know it presents a more difficult landscape for sexual and reproductive health and rights.
In a discussion with Françoise Girard and Aryeh Neier, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg reflects on her early work litigating gender equality cases for the ACLU in the 1970’s, how she thinks Roe v. Wade should have been decided differently, and why she dissented in Hobby Lobby.
The President’s budget increased aid for family planning and reproductive health programming, but we’re disappointed that child marriage is only addressed under the heading of ending gender-based violence.
After an exhausting, but exhilarating two weeks at the United Nations, the Commission on the Status of Women closed with a strong commitment from governments to promote the health and human rights of women and girls.
The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC), Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Justice (RESURJ), and the Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights (YCSRR) statement to the 47th Commission on Population and Development.