NGOs play an essential role in local communities; the government’s reckless, repressive actions will jeopardize the country’s future.
Trump’s proposal eliminates all funding for reproductive health and family planning, a devastating strike that comes amid more than $2 billion in overall reductions to global health support.
Many girls in developing countries start their periods uninformed, unprepared, scared, and ashamed, according to a new literature review. They need more support in understanding and handling menstruation.
IWHC and our many local partners are not afraid to conduct hard-hitting advocacy to defend girls’ rights and hold leaders accountable to their promises.
We call on the new leader to take the bold action needed to ensure progress is not rolled back.
Brazil recently declared the Zika emergency over, but for those living in the most at-risk areas, the virus is a constant threat.
The Global Gag Rule will now be applied to all US global health aid, which will have devastating impact.
Ambassador Mark Green has an extremely questionable record on women’s health—voting repeatedly to limit reproductive rights.
Every year, 15 million girls around the world, including in the US, are married before they turn 18—a violation of their human rights.