Pregnancy shouldn’t leave a woman with a disability and ostracized from her community. And Congress should ensure investments for the more than two million women worldwide that have obstetric fistula.
The GOP war on women has gone global. Hidden within the Continuing Resolution (CR) passed by the House of Representatives are another set of drastic cuts and policy changes that would most severely affect women living in poverty and the children that depend on them. Cong. Russ Carnahan and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speak out against these cuts.
I hope Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney puts this in the Congressional Record.
I should have been a movie star! YEAH RIGHT!
A MUST SEE video with UNFPA views and the Catholic Church’s views on family planning in the Philippines.
Women’s health and rights advocates today applauded the appointment of Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin of Nigeria as executive director of the United Nations Population Fund.
Population Action International, please say it ain’t so! Could UNFPA be defunded again?
Find out what REALLY WORKS in improving reproductive health and women’s empowerment around the world.
We must expand the definition of gender based violence and be realistic about efforts to curtail let alone eradicate it.
Pregnant women in Haiti are among the hardest hit and because of high maternal mortality rates in Haiti were in peril even before the earthquake. A handful of organizations are responding.