Our Top 10 Wins in 2013

Thanks to the dedication and passion of our supporters, IWHC helped secure a number of victories for sexual and reproductive health and rights in 2013.

Aahung Wins Dutch Human Rights Award

Last week, the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs awarded its prestigious Human Rights Tulip Award to Aahung, IWHC’s partner organization in Pakistan.

Rachel Vogelstein Discusses Child Marriage and U.S. Foreign Policy at IWHC Event

On December 9, 2013, the IWHC Leadership Council hosted a special luncheon discussion with Rachel Vogelstein, Director of Women and Girls Programs at the Clinton Foundation and a Fellow with the Women and Foreign Policy Program of the Council on Foreign Relations. She is also the author of the recently published Council on Foreign Relations…

Pro-Choice Movement Gains Momentum in Peru

Last September, one of IWHC’s partner organizations, PROMSEX, along with other feminist organizations in Peru, launched the “Déjala Decidir” (“Let Her Decide”) campaign to collect at least 60,000 signatures in support of a proposal that would decriminalize abortion in the case of rape. (Currently, abortion is only permitted when the woman’s life or health is…