UNFPA Inserts Abortion in to the Fine Print of the Sustainable Development Goals
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) recently inserted abortion into its analysis of the UN Sustainable Development Goals, despite the objections of many UN member countries.
GAO Report on Expanded Mexico City Policy Reveals Abortion Creep in Global Health Assistance
A new report commissioned by Democrat lawmakers shows that the Trump administration’s pro-life foreign policy is achieving its objective of protecting life, showing that 54 abortion groups declined U.S. taxpayer funds.
UN Expert: World Religions Should Defer to the Authority of UN Experts
According to the UN’s special expert on freedom of religion, the fringe views of UN human rights bodies must take precedence over the mainstream beliefs of many leading world religions, when it comes to law and policy.
Doctors Without Borders Teams up with Do-it-Yourself Abortion Group
The humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders launched online medical abortion guidelines that its partner group acknowledges will be used for do-it-yourself abortions.
Will Trump Administration Increase Pro-LGBT Pressure on Foreign Governments?
This week President Trump announced that U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell will take on the added responsibilities of Director of National Intelligence, the post-9/11 umbrella agency overseeing the entire U.S. intelligence apparatus.
Pro-Abortion Group Highlights Effectiveness of Mexico City Policy
A top abortion advocacy organization recently launched a report meant to discredit U.S. pro-life foreign policy, that instead demonstrated how the policy is supporting pro-life laws and norms in one African country.
Lawmakers Spar Over Abortion in Global Health Assistance
At a hearing on Capitol Hill last week, Democrats failed to prove that women’s health is compromised by President Trump’s pro-life foreign policy.
United States Prepares to be Criticized on Human Rights by Other Countries
Last week, the U.S. Department of State hosted a meeting for civil society representatives in advance of the U.S.’s third appearance at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), in which fellow countries review its human rights record at the UN in Geneva.
Fine Print in New UN Report: Abortion Only Way to Keep Women Safe and Healthy
Last November at a summit in Nairobi, the UN Population Fund announced that it would take $264 billion to reduce global maternal deaths and protect women and girls from violence. The agency just released a publication outlining the details of how the billions would be spent—and the fine print includes abortion.
GOP Lawmakers Ask Pompeo to Close Huge Loopholes in Mexico City Policy
The expanded Mexico City Policy cut off U.S. funding to foreign groups that promote or perform abortion, but it did not stop funding to domestic groups that turn around and hand taxpayer money to those same foreign abortion groups.