We work to expand the availability and quality of safe abortion services as part of comprehensive reproductive health policies and programs. We understand that restrictive abortion laws do not reduce the number of abortions; instead they force the procedure underground and into the hands of unqualified practitioners.

 

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Reproductive Rights: The Canary In The Coal Mine

Women’s rights—and in particular reproductive rights—often act like a “canary in the coal mine” of human rights. When the overall danger to human rights is not clear to most observers, feminist activists see the first signs of what is to come.

Global Marches Mark a Strong Beginning

IWHC was in Washington, DC, Manhattan, and San Francisco at the Women's March Saturday to show our support for women's health and rights.

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,…

Nikki Haley: Trump’s Choice for US Ambassador to the UN is a Poor Choice for a Bold Women’s Agenda

South Carolina Governor Haley is an unfortunate choice to represent the United States at the single-most important multilateral institution prepared to tackle the world’s global challenges.

Trump’s Health Secretary Nominee Poses Risks for Global Health Agenda

Tom Price has proven to be anti-science and anti-reproductive health.

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