As 2017 draws to a close, the International Women’s Health Coalition looks back on our readers’ favorite blogs of this tumultuous year. From the current state of abortion rights to the reinstatement of the Global Gag Rule, these are the stories that rose to the top in a year of perilous policies countered by a tenacious women’s movement.
An innovative mobile phone program could help adolescent girls in the Global South receive comprehensive and accurate information about their sexual and reproductive rights.
A massively expanded version of the disastrous policy strips women of their human rights and threatens their health.
Deliberations fell apart on the last day, with no resolution on the theme of changing age structures and development.
GIWYN is IWHC’s newest grantee partner in Nigeria, working to increase awareness and expand access to safe abortion across the country.
In the lead-up to International Safe Abortion Day on September 28, IWHC takes a look at some of the most dangerous places in the world to access an abortion.
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