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Meet Our Experts

Françoise Girard is President of the International Women’s Health Coalition and a highly regarded advocate for women’s rights and sexual and reproductive health and rights. She is regularly consulted by governments and UN agencies and has played a key advocacy role at international negotiations on human rights, women’s rights, and HIV/AIDS.

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Meet Our Partners

Sheena Hadi is Director of Aahung, based in Karachi, Pakistan. Under Hadi’s leadership, Aahung has become a leading authority in the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights. Hadi and Aahung are currently focused on expanding sexuality education programs in schools and improving training at medical institutions across the country.

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Latest News



Women’s Economic Rights Under Threat at the UN

  • March 23, 2017

Governments in negotiations at the UN will fail women unless they make bold commitments to create just economies.

Official US Delegation to Global Women’s Meeting at UN Includes Hate Group

  • March 17, 2017

IWHC is deeply troubled by the Trump Administration’s appointment of C-FAM and the Heritage Foundation to the US delegation to CSW.

South African Women’s Group Drops Out of Global UN Meeting to Protest Trump’s Ban

  • March 9, 2017

IWHC is saddened that Masimanyane Women’s Rights Int’l will not participate in the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women.

IWHC Honors Human Rights Heroes

  • March 3, 2017

Annual Dinner will celebrate renowned human rights champion Aryeh Neier, President Emeritus of the Open Society Foundations, and Sheena Hadi, one of Pakistan’s leading advocates for women and young people.

Trump’s Global Gag Rule Is a Deadly Blow to Women Worldwide

  • January 23, 2017

Trump’s decision to block funds for foreign groups that provide abortion services, information, or referrals threatens women’s lives.

IWHC to Join the Women’s March on Washington

  • January 12, 2017

The International Women’s Health Coalition is joining the Women’s March on January 21st as an official partner. We stand ready to march in solidarity with our sister organizations everywhere.

Sessions Nomination Threatens Women’s Reproductive Rights

  • January 10, 2017

Senator Jeff Sessions’ long record of hostility towards women’s reproductive rights is crucial to consider as hearings begin today to evaluate his nomination for US Attorney General.

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