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UNFPA Article Outlines 9 Standards To Uphold Human Right To Family Planning

UNFPA: Fifty years ago, it became official: Family planning is a human right In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Teheran Proclamation, which states that family planning is a basic human right, this article discusses nine standards to uphold the human right to family planning (5/11).

Bringing Male Contraceptives To Market Could ‘Revolutionize Global Contraception Paradigm’

STAT: Getting contraceptives for men to the market will take pharma’s help Régine Sitruk-Ware, distinguished scientist at the Population Council’s Center for Biomedical Research and co-founder of the International Consortium of Male Contraception “…At a time when more governments are restricting access to female contraception, expanding male contraceptive options could…

Zimbabwean Lawmakers Should Revise Laws To Ensure Adolescent Girls’ Rights To Sexual, Reproductive Health

Amnesty International: Zimbabwe: Revise colonial-era health law to ensure adolescent girls’ rights “Zimbabwe’s colonial-era public health laws must be revised to guarantee the human rights, and the dignity and equality of everyone, including adolescent girls who bear the brunt of existing discrimination, Amnesty International said [Tuesday], ahead of the parliamentary…

Malawi Sexual, Reproductive Health Advocates Discuss Impacts Of Mexico City Policy At Workshop

CSJNEWS: Global Gag Rule Hits Malawi SRHR NGOs Hard, Says Activist Akwete Sande, communications officer for the Centre for Solutions Journalism, discusses comments from participants of a training workshop for rural-based sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) workers, including CSJNEWS Executive Director Brian Ligomeka. Responding to a question about funding…

Guttmacher-Lancet Commission Report Calls On Global Community To Commit To Achieving Universal Access To Sexual, Reproductive Health, Rights

Guttmacher Institute: Guttmacher-Lancet Commission Proposes a Bold, New Agenda for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights “Today, the Guttmacher-Lancet Commission on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights — a collaboration of global health, development, and human rights experts from around the world — called on national governments, international agencies, donors,…

Kaiser Family Foundation Updates Resources On U.S. Global Family Planning, Reproductive Health Efforts, Funding

Kaiser Family Foundation: The U.S. Government and International Family Planning & Reproductive Health: Statutory Requirements and Policies This updated fact sheet summarizes the major statutory requirements and policies pertaining to U.S. global family planning/reproductive health (FP/RH) efforts over time and identifies those currently in effect. These laws and policies collectively…

Global Community Must Commit To Protecting Health, Rights Of Migrants, All People

Inter Press Service: Protecting the Health & Rights of People on the Move Natalia Kanem, U.N. under secretary general and executive director of UNFPA “…We all have an interest — and obligation — to ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights for all people — women and…

U.S. Congress Should Permanently Repeal Mexico City Policy

Seacoast Online: Letter to the editor: It’s time to permanently repeal the Global Gag Rule Mindi Messmer, Democratic candidate for New Hampshire’s First Congressional District “…Autonomy for reproductive planning and health care are essential to women’s economic empowerment and gender equality. The effectiveness of public health policies like the [Mexico…

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