Cameroon’s government recently passed legislation that bans child marriage, but advocates say a law on paper is not enough.
When it comes to putting sexuality education into action, collaboration between schools and civil society organizations can be key.
In the words of Janet Jackson, circa 1986, “It’s the pleasure principle!” Yet, those of us working to advance the sexual and reproductive rights of adolescent girls often forget this and are reluctant to talk about pleasure.
Trump’s stated desire to restrict access to safe, legal abortion services, combined with the most regressive Republican Party platform on sexual and reproductive rights, spell disaster.
The next administration must build on the progress made and prioritize sexual and reproductive health and rights in both domestic and foreign policy.
Schools in Cameroon lack high-quality comprehensive sexuality education. Women for a Change Cameroon is filling the gap.
At last week's Girl Summit DC, more than 150 advocates, program experts, and government officials gathered to discuss what the next US administration needs to do to build on progress for adolescent girls.
How local groups around the world are filling the information gap and making sure girls' voices are heard.
We now know the next Secretary General won’t be a woman, but will he be a feminist?