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During the COVID-19 pandemic, governments around the world have attempted to block or limit access to reproductive health care. The Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners have developed several initiatives, fact sheets, newsletters and [...]

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Center Webinar June 24 to Discuss Positive Developments on SRH Access During COVID

At this webinar, global experts will initiatives ti improve access to SRHR during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Guaranteeing Access to Sexual and Reproductive Health Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

This fact sheet by the Center showcases some of the positive measures States have implemented during the pandemic. The measures are grounded in States’ human rights obligations and demonstrate that sustaining many of them post-pandemic [...]

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Issue Spotlight: COVID-19

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Center for Reproductive Rights has been on the front lines of ensuring that reproductive health services are prioritized—through advocacy, policy development, and the creation of new programs and research initiatives.

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COVID-19 and Reproductive Health in Asia

Center reports and newsletters on COVID-19’s effect on sexual and reproductive health, rights and services and gender issues throughout the Asia-Pacific region.

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Alabama, Iowa, Ohio

The Center's partner organizations filed lawsuits and motions on behalf of abortion providers in Alabama, Iowa and Ohio on March 30, 2020, to stop those states' attempts to block access to essential abortion care. That [...]

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Tennessee

On April 24, 2020, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a federal district court's injunction, granted a week earlier, allowing procedural abortion care to continue in Tennessee. The Circuit Court's decision rejected the state's request to stay the [...]

Abortion, COVID-19,United States,In the Courts, In the States (USA)

Oklahoma

On April 27, 2020, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of abortion providers, denying Oklahoma's request to stay a lower court's ruling from the prior week that blocked the state's ban on abortion care during the [...]

Abortion, COVID-19,United States,In the Courts, In the States (USA)

Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.

Texas

On April 22, 2020, the state of Texas abandoned its legal fight and agreed to allow abortion care to resume in full. In papers filed in the case, Texas clarified that its new executive order [...]

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Louisiana

On May 1, 2020, the Center resolved a lawsuit filed in federal district court challenging Louisiana’s attempt to close down abortion clinics in the state under a Notice issued by the state health department directing medical providers to [...]

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Reproductive Rights in the Time of COVID-19

American Bar Association publishes an article by the Center's Autumn Katz, Managing Senior Counsel for U.S. Litigation and Nimra Chowdhry, Senior Legislative Counsel for U.S. Policy and Advocacy.

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COVID-19 Landscape: SRHR and Gender Issues in Asia, Q4 2020

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The Center’s Work in Pakistan

Obstetric Fistula Pakistan Court Orders Implementation of Measures to Address Obstetric Fistula The forgotten, rejected and neglected women of Pakistan: Kiran’s story Pakistan Addresses High Rate of Fistula COVID-19 Impact of COVID-19 on Reproductive Health [...]

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.