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United States UN Ambassador Susan Rice: “The U.S. is back.”

In a powerful speech at New York University’s Center for Global Affairs yesterday, Ambassador Susan Rice emphasized the U.S. Administration’s renewed commitment to engaging at the UN and working with–rather than against- governments  to ensure human security and achieve progress on major global challenges.  

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The 2008 Mexico City Ministerial Declaration: One Year Later

One year ago today, health and education ministers throughout Latin America and the Caribbean committed to investing in comprehensive sexuality education and increased access to health services as a foundation for curbing sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and HIV/AIDS.

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From the Desk of the Meddler-in-Chief

In a recent letter, United States Representative Chris Smith called governments’ attention to an “urgent” matter: the Obama Administration supports universal access to sexual and reproductive health services. 

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At the End of Pride Month, a Historic Step Forward

In a landmark Indian Supreme Court ruling  today, Chief Justice Ajit Prakash Shah struck down Penal Code 377, overturning a colonial-era law criminalizing “carnal intercourse against the order of nature with any man, woman or animal.”    

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