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The Senate Appropriation Committee voted on Thursday to reinstate funding for the United Nations Population Fund and overturn the abortion gag rule, which bans funding for international organizations that provide (or even discuss) abortion care. Show More Summary
The surprise move is a direct repudiation of Trump’s approach to foreign aid and reproductive rights.
For too long, there has been an unwritten rule that religion is off limits as a discussion topic when it comes to global warming and climate change. The new book Drawdown examines the 100 best policies that humanity can implement to reduce the effects of climate change. The empowerment of women is in the top […]
“Sexual and reproductive health and rights are a prerequisite for attending school and being active on the labor market," according to Sweden.
Foundation head Melinda Gates blasted President Donald Trump for reinstituting the global “gag rule” when he took office. The policy mandates that no U.S. funding can be given to fund aid programs that mention anything about abortions. “US funding can never go to an abortion...
On the eve of London’s family planning summit, global contraception efforts are faltering – and Trump’s reinstated ‘gag rule’ makes matters worse, say experts Global efforts to help millions of women plan their families – and address...Show More Summary
Halsey recently teamed up with the Center for Health and Gender Equity (CHANGE) to fight President Donald Trump’s global gag rule. On Jan. 23, Trump signed into effect the global gag rule, a ban on funding for any international organization that offers or advises on abortion-related services in cases other than rape, incest or life endangerment. Show More Summary
To the editor: Thank you for your excellent editorial on the deleterious effects of the Trump administration’s expanded version of the “global gag rule,” which prohibits U.S. government support to any organization overseas that counsels women about abortion. (“Trump's new global gag rule will devastate...
It is not surprising but it is deeply depressing that the Trump administration is reviving the “global gag rule” — so called because it bans U.S. financial assistance to non-governmental healthcare organizations in foreign countries if they provide abortions or even utter the word to their patients...
This will have a devastating impact on global health — particularly for women and families — as well as on free speech. The Trump administration announced earlier this week a massive expansion of the so-called “global gag rule,” a policy that cuts off U.S. Show More Summary
Shortly after taking office, President Donald Trump signed an executive order re-instituting the Mexico City policy, also know as the global gag rule, which prevents groups that provide or promote abortion overseas from receiving U.S. Show More Summary
The Trump administration launched an unprecedented assault on global health on Monday, when State Department officials announced the details of the president’s expanded version of the so-called “global gag rule.” Other Republican presidents have previously instated the rule, also called the Mexico City Policy, which blocks U.S. Show More Summary
HRC condemned the Trump Administration’s massive expansion of the so-called “Global Gag Rule” (GGR), which stops any U.S. aid to foreign non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that provide abortion information, referrals or services -- even when they provide those services with their own, non-U.S. Show More Summary
Critics worry that the new policy, which the Trump administration calls Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance, will have the opposite effect by resulting in the closure of critical health facilities.
WASHINGTON ? President Donald Trump is set to announce the details Monday of his unprecedented international anti-abortion policy, which drastically expands the “global gag rule” that past Republican presidents have placed on U.S. health...Show More Summary
A U.K. sweets company is sticking it to President Donald Trump by selling lollipops in protest of his reinstatement of the anti-abortion policy known as the global gag rule. But before you say, “Ew, I wouldn’t want Trump’s face nearShow More Summary
The health sector in developing nations is in disarray after the Trump administration reinstated a policy that bans the distribution of US foreign aid to organisations that are involved in abortion-related activities, no matter how minimal that involvement is.
The policy that plucks U.S. dollars from any international health care initiative tied to abortion has been reinstated by President Trump—and a lot of African women are going to die as a result.
Categories: Skepticism WORLD “In the wake of Trump’s reinstatement of the global gag rule, nations and organizations from around the world have pledged €181 million, or approximately $190 million, to help women... (Read more...)