Event Highlights Divided Priorities in Global Maternal Health Agenda
Thirty years ago, experts and activists joined to put maternal health on the international aid agenda.
Nations Speak Out for Life and the Family in UN Human Rights Mechanism
For decades, powerful bureaucrats and wealthy donor countries have used the UN human rights system to push a controversial abortion and “sexual rights” agenda on traditional countries.
Lecture on “She Decides” Fund Reveals Effectiveness of U.S. Mexico City Policy
A European fund established this year to undermine the pro-life U.S. Mexico City Policy might end up vindicating it.
Un abortif dangereux retiré en France et toujours fourni dans les pays du sud.
WASHINGTON, D.C., 17 Novembre, (C-Fam) La France a annoncé son intention de retirer du marché le médicament Cytotec en mars 2018, après le constat d’hémorragies, de ruptures d’utérus et de malformations…
Dangerous Abortion Drug Pulled in France Still Pushed on Global South
France announced its intention to withdraw the drug Cytotec from its market by March 2018 after reports of hemorrhaging, ruptured uteruses, and birth defects from off-label use for labor induction and abortion.
UNFPA Annual Population Report: From Paternalism to Ventriloquism
Every year, the United Nations Population Fund publishes a glossy report describing how its fertility reduction approach will help solve the problems facing the world.
The Resurgence and Rebranding of Population Control
Population control proponents have found a way to regain some of their respectability in the public square by using the framing and metrics of family planning advocates. But the tactic requires dubious metrics and raises a host of ethical questions.
Proposed U.S. Legislation Seeks to Save Lives by Preventing Them
A bill before the U.S. Senate enjoys broad bi-partisan support due to its ambition to save sixteen million lives. Critics argue that many of the lives “saved” would never exist, and that the law would funnel billions into abortion groups rather than into life-saving health care.
Editorial: New Data Show UN Human Rights System May Reflect Regional, Not Universal Rights
Universality is the cornerstone of human rights law and a central focus of the United Nations. But when small groups of experts and wealthy countries attempt to redefine international human rights, the entire framework is discredited.
Saving Lives Without Leaving Survivors
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) recently released the latest progress report for its “Acting On the Call” initiative, which seeks to reduce maternal and child deaths in…