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  • Article: We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary
    AdvocacyGirls & Women

    We Asked Why You Care About Safe Contraception and Maternal Health — and Your Answers Were Extraordinary

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2019

    Your 450 personal messages will be invaluable in pressuring the government to step up on this issue. Read more

  • Article: 5 Things We Want Boris Johnson to Do to Deliver on a Truly Global Britain
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    5 Things We Want Boris Johnson to Do to Deliver on a Truly Global Britain

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Imogen Calderwood|July 23, 2019

    We need to know, how will the new prime minister help protect the world’s poorest people? Read more

  • Article: I Made a Film About FGM for the UN. Here's What I Learned About Community, Survival, and Sense of Self.
    Girls & Women

    I Made a Film About FGM for the UN. Here's What I Learned About Community, Survival, and Sense of Self.

    July 22, 2019

    Sara Elgamal’s film tells the story of three women leading the fight against FGM in Ethiopia. Read more

  • Article: Cost of Preventing Maternal Deaths Could Rise to $7.8B by 2030
    Girls & Women

    Cost of Preventing Maternal Deaths Could Rise to $7.8B by 2030

    By Sushmita Roy|July 19, 2019

    “It’s a call to action … We need to accelerate [progress] as we only have 11 years left.” Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways Family Planning Is Crucial to Gender Equality
    Girls & Women

    5 Ways Family Planning Is Crucial to Gender Equality

    By Sushmita Roy  and  Pia Gralki|July 11, 2019

    Without adequate funding, the future of millions of women and girls is at risk. Read more

  • Article: 5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day
    AdvocacyHealth

    5 Reasons to Celebrate Midwives Today — and Every Day

    By Sushmita Roy|May 3, 2019

    In some countries, nurses and midwives make up 63% of the health care workforce. Read more

  • Article: Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says
    Health

    Handing Out Condoms in Schools Could Be the Secret to Fighting HIV, UN Says

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 19, 2019

    Teens make better decisions with access and education. Read more

  • Feature: London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights
    FeatureGirls & Women

    London Fashion Week Just Took a Stand on FGM and Women's Reproductive Rights

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 19, 2019

    What does a fashion show inspired by 25 years of reproductive rights look like? We went to find out. Read more