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.
We now know the next Secretary General won’t be a woman, but will he be a feminist?
One year ago, governments adopted a global development plan that could transform the lives of women and girls.
The 2016 United Nations Political Declaration on HIV and AIDS should have been a critical milestone. It was the opportunity for governments to elaborate how they intended to meet the ambitious target of ending the AIDS epidemic by 2030 that they committed to as part of the Sustainable Development Goals just last year. In order…
The declaration makes bold new commitments to realize human rights, address the drivers of HIV among women and girls, and give young people the information and services they need to better protect themselves from HIV. But it fails to address discrimination against and criminalization of key populations affected by HIV.
IWHC joins initiative to measure progress for girls and women, to ensure governments deliver on their promises for gender equality.