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Following Vote On U.N. Security Council Resolution On Women, Peace, Security, U.S. Ambassador To U.N. Craft Says U.S. ‘Cannot Accept References’ To Sexual, Reproductive Health Or Abortion

Reuters: U.S. pitted against Britain, France, South Africa, others at U.N. over abortion “The United States told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that it opposed references to sexual and reproductive health and the safe termination of pregnancies, pitting Washington against Britain, France, South Africa, and others. While the United…

Sierra Club Magazine Article Discusses MCP, Implications For FP/RH Services, Global HER Act

Sierra Club’s Sierra Magazine: The Global Gag Rule Puts a Choke Hold on Contraception Journalist Karen J. Coates discusses the Mexico City policy and its implications for family planning and reproductive health services globally. Coates concludes, “Earlier this year, U.S. lawmakers introduced the Global Health, Empowerment, and Rights Act (a.k.a.…

U.S. Senate Confirms Andrew Bremberg As U.S. Representative To U.N. In Geneva

Catholic News Agency: New U.S. rep to United Nations in Geneva hailed for pro-life beliefs “…On Oct. 22 the Senate voted 50-44 to confirm Bremberg, assistant to the president and senior advisor for domestic policy at the White House, as the U.S. Representative to the Office of the United Nations…

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Incoming Planned Parenthood Global Executive Director Says Organization Should Be Outspoken About Mexico City Policy In Devex Interview

Devex: Planned Parenthood Global must be ‘critical voice of dissent’ to Trump, new director says “Planned Parenthood Global, the international arm of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, announced on Wednesday that Monica Kerrigan, an expert in family planning and sexual reproductive health, will become the organization’s new executive director at…

News Outlet Examines Phrasing Regarding Sexual, Reproductive Health, Rights In U.N. Declaration On Universal Health Coverage

Bhekisisa: S.A., U.S. face-off over the world’s first declaration on universal healthcare “…U.N. member states signed the final declaration [on universal health coverage] in New York City on [September 23]. The document is the product of months of behind-the-scenes battles between countries over the exact wording [surrounding sexual and reproductive…