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Our President, staff, and global partners are available to provide commentary on sexual and reproductive health and rights issues worldwide.

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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

 

 

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

  • January 23, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: [email protected] New York, January 23, 2017 – The International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC) is deeply concerned about the fate of millions of women put at risk by President Donald J. Trump’s decision today to implement a rule that blocks funds for foreign organizations that provide abortion services, information,…

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.

Experts to Look at Progress Made for Adolescent Girls Worldwide

  • October 18, 2016

On Thursday, October 20, the International Women’s Health Coalition and several partners—Population Council, Girls Not Brides USA, International Center for Research on Women, CARE—will host the 3rd Annual Girl Summit DC. They will explore what the next administration needs to do to carry this work forward.

Reducing HIV among Girls and Young Women Critical to Ending Global Epidemic

  • July 12, 2016

IWHC will join with leaders of several major institutions engaged in responding to HIV and AIDS to put forth plans to curb the epidemic among girls and young women, who are disproportionately affected.

Partnership Will Make Development Goals Count For Girls and Women

  • May 17, 2016

IWHC joins initiative to measure progress for girls and women, to ensure governments deliver on their promises for gender equality.

IWHC Applauds New Global Strategy to Improve the Lives of Girls

  • March 15, 2016

Today the State Department released the U.S. Global Strategy to Empower Adolescent Girls, the first of its kind to focus on girls worldwide and the myriad challenges they face.

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