As we celebrate International Human Rights Day, there are still those around the world who think that reproductive rights are not human rights. For me, it is a simple concept: every person should be able to make decisions about her or his body.
On its sixtieth anniversary, the Universal Declaration on Human Rights is still a distant dream for most of the world’s girls and women. Nowhere are violations of women’s human rights greater than in the health sector.
On the 60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the UN Millennium Campaign asks, how can a human rights framework address underlying causes of poverty?