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.
Girls’ Power Initiative (GPI) began in 1993 as a life skills education course for 16 girls, including the daughters of founders Grace Osakue and Bene Madunagu. Twenty years later, GPI is now active in four Nigerian states, reaches approximately 20,000 …
Founded in 2005, PROMSEX is a leading player in the field of sexual and reproductive rights and health in Peru and Latin America. The organization aims to ensure access to safe and legal abortion, promote sexual and reproductive health and rights, ensu …
Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir (CDD, or “Catholics for the Right to Decide”) is a network of 12 Catholic social justice groups throughout Latin America committed to the defense of women’s rights, with a focus on sexual and reproductive rights, gend …