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Christian Science Monitor Examines Debate Over Abortion Laws In Namibia

Christian Science Monitor: In Namibia’s abortion debate, echoes of a repressive history “…Like many African countries, Namibia faced a difficult dilemma when it came to colonial legislation, like its abortion law. … Of the 54 countries in Africa today, only South Africa, Zambia, Mozambique, Cape Verde, and Tunisia allow abortion…

PBS NewsHour Examines Mexico City Policy’s Impacts On Health Groups In Kenya

PBS NewsHour: Impact of ‘global gag rule’ goes beyond abortion for these health groups in Kenya “Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from Kenya on a policy governing foreign aid for health care services. … In a nearby tent, health workers offer contraception for anyone that requests it. ……

More News In Global Health

New York Times: In Myanmar’s Divided Villages, Fear Prevails and ‘Life Has Stopped’ (Cumming-Bruce, 12/13). New York Times: Irish Lawmakers Recommend Repealing Strict Abortion Ban (O’Loughlin, 12/13). NPR: Our 10 Most Popular Global Health And Development Stories Of 2017 (Gharib, 12/13). Thomson Reuters Foundation: Stephen Hawking says eliminating neglected tropical…

Al Jazeera Examines How Mexico City Policy Impacting Mozambique Health Programs, Other Non-Profit Organizations

Al Jazeera: ‘Women and girls will die’: Trump’s foreign aid rule on abortion “…Sebastiao Muthisse from AMODEFA, the Mozambican Association for Family Development, outlined the dilemma the aid organization faced. They were not prepared to sign Trump’s so-called ‘global gag rule’ forbidding mention of abortion, and, as a result, projects…

HRW Researcher Discusses Potential Impact Of Mexico City Policy On PEPFAR’s Efforts

Women’s eNews: Cruel Choices: How Trump’s Global Gag Rule Hurts the Fight Against HIV Skye Wheeler, women’s rights researcher at Human Rights Watch, discusses the potential impact of the expanded Mexico City policy on PEPFAR’s efforts, writing, “It is too early to know the full scope and impact of the…

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