We now know the next Secretary General won’t be a woman, but will he be a feminist?
Congress finally agreed to provide badly-needed funding to halt the spread of the Zika virus. But it’s woefully inadequate.
One year ago, governments adopted a global development plan that could transform the lives of women and girls.
An abortion advocate for many years, IWHC Program Officer Rachel Jacobson shares a firsthand account of how stigma continues to hold back women’s reproductive rights around the world.
Even in countries that permit abortion, women still face barriers to receiving abortion services because many health providers claim conscientious objection and refuse to provide it.
Grassroots women’s organizations are essential to lead social change, but many face a severe funding crisis, threatening progress.
The first global Black Feminisms Forum, held in Brazil, brought together diverse voices determined to take the movement further.
A recent legal decision makes clear the government is not prioritizing their reproductive rights, but activists are not giving up.
The Black Feminisms Forum being held ahead of the AWID Conference is historic—black and Afro-descendant feminists from all over the world are coming together to discuss, strategize, and mobilize.