One Right, Three Wrongs in House Spending Bill

Congress took a major step toward fairness when the House Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2015 State and Foreign Operations Appropriations bill. The legislation—if implemented—would lift the decades-old ban on abortion coverage for Peace Corps volunteers in cases of rape, incest, or life endangerment.

Can Sex Education Reduce Violence in Honduras?

Disturbed by the violence they see daily, an organization in Tegucigalpa uses comprehensive sexuality education programs – which focus on gender equality and human rights – as a tool to prevent violence and promote healthy relationships.

Sindh Province in Pakistan Outlaws Child Marriage

The new law allows for a fine of 45,000 rupees (approximately $700) and imprisonment up to three years of anyone who "performs, conducts, directs, brings about or in any way facilitates any child marriage."