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New Baby Boomers Shake Up the World: Will Women’s Rights Prevail?

A huge generation is coming of age as a result of high fertility rates in Arab nations and elsewhere.  How will this affect women’s rights?

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Why the U.S. Should Address Obstetric Fistula and How

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.

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(VIDEO) GOP War on Women Goes Global

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.

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My Fantasy Testimony to the Republican House of Representatives about UNFPA Funding

I hope Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney puts this in the Congressional Record.

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YOUTUBE VIDEO for 34 Million Friends of UNFPA

I should have been a movie star! YEAH RIGHT!

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Hooray for UNFPA

A MUST SEE video with UNFPA views and the Catholic Church’s views on family planning in the Philippines.

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Women’s Rights Advocates Applaud New Executive Director of United Nations Population Fund

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.

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Here We Go Again

Population Action International, please say it ain’t so! Could UNFPA be defunded again?

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Out of the Darkness of Centuries: Book Review

Find out what REALLY WORKS in improving reproductive health and women’s empowerment around the world.

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Gender Based Violence: An Expanded Definition and a Pessimistic Assessment

We must expand the definition of gender based violence and be realistic about efforts to curtail let alone eradicate it.

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