Abortion Hard-Liners Want U.S. Kicked Out of G7
In a series of catty comments on social media, abortion advocates, including one former government minister, have questioned whether the United States should be allowed to remain in the Group of 7 (G7) coalition of the world’s largest economies.
Report: Abortion Laws Driven by Animus and Not Science
A recent international analysis examining the “legal determinants of health” took aim at legal restrictions on abortion, framing such restrictions as harmful to public health.
Scholars Accuse UK Government of Censoring Research Findings
Two British scientists have charged the UK government with censorship for omitting information that cast a negative light on government programs related to “unwanted pregnancies.”
UN Spokesman Dismisses the Need for UN Agreement on Abortion
The chief spokesman for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) recently told an audience in Washington DC that his agency is sponsoring a negotiating session in Kenya because they cannot find agreement among the UN Member States in New York.
U.S. Begins to Plug Mexico City Policy Loopholes
Earlier this week, Secretary of State Michael Pompeo announced his latest efforts to prevent U.S. taxpayer funds from going to groups that promote abortion around the world.
Frustrated Feminists, Catholic Dissidents Call for Demotion of Holy See at UN
Dissident Catholics and their allies are calling once again for the Holy See’s status as a UN observer state to be revoked.
Nigeria Fights Radicalism at Commission on the Status of Women
As the most populous country in Africa, Nigeria has landed in the crosshairs of the family planning and abortion movement.
Abortion activists to Ivanka: there will be no empowerment without us
Ivanka Trump has made women’s economic empowerment one of her signature issues, and recently announced a global initiative to improve women’s lives around the world, with an initial U.S. investment…
UNFPA calls on “all stakeholders” to increase pressure on abortion
Like many UN agencies, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) walks a fine line on the issue of abortion.
Activists Call for Abortion in Universal Health Coverage Resolution, U.S. Pushes Back
The United States pushed back on attempts to insert abortion into the World Health Organization’s resolution on universal health coverage at the agency’s just concluded executive board meeting.