Latest News

Advanced Search
Legislators, Advocates and Experts Collaborate at Center’s State Leadership Summit card link

Legislators, Advocates and Experts Collaborate at Center’s State Leadership Summit

Proactive strategies to advance reproductive health, rights and justice highlighted the discussions at the Center's State Leadership Summit.

Abortion, Assisted Reproduction, Maternal Health,United States,Engaging Policymakers, In the States (USA),Story

EU Resolution Calls for Full Realization of SRHR in the EU

The European Parliament passed today a resolution affirming that sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) are fundamental human rights that must be upheld by European Union (EU) Member States.

Abortion, Assisted Reproduction, Contraception, Maternal Health,Europe,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,News

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.

COVID-19,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,Events

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.

COVID-19,Around the World,Story

Bills Would Improve Access to Reproductive Health Care for U.S. Servicemembers and Veterans

Two bills were recently introduced in the U.S. Congress that would improve access to contraception for servicemembers and their dependents and in vitro fertilization (IVF) services for veterans. The Center for Reproductive Rights—as part of [...]

Assisted Reproduction, IVF, Contraception, Emergency Contraception,United States,Engaging Policymakers, In Washington D.C.,Story
Issue Brief: U.S. Government Exploits COVID-19 to Mistreat Pregnant Immigrants and Asylum Seekers card link

Issue Brief: U.S. Government Exploits COVID-19 to Mistreat Pregnant Immigrants and Asylum Seekers

A new issue brief from the Center for Reproductive Rights and partner organizations details how the U.S. government has exploited the COVID-19 pandemic to eviscerate humanitarian and human rights protections for immigrants and people seeking [...]

COVID-19, Maternal Health,United States,In Washington D.C.,News

New Issue Brief Addresses Infertility and IVF Access for Military Servicemembers and Veterans

The Center for Reproductive Rights has issued the third issue brief in its “Serving Those Who Serve?” series, addressing the unique barriers to reproductive health care faced by servicemembers, veterans and their families. The new [...]

Assisted Reproduction,United States,In Washington D.C.,News

Serving Those Who Serve?

The Center for Reproductive Rights and partners have developed a set of three issue briefs focusing on reproductive health care for servicemembers, veterans and their families. The series, titled Serving Those Who Serve?, describes the [...]

Abortion, Assisted Reproduction, Contraception,United States,In Washington D.C.,Story

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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

Center Helps Expand Access to IVF in Maryland card link

Center Helps Expand Access to IVF in Maryland

New law to end discriminatory insurance coverage In a victory for people seeking in-vitro fertilization (IVF) in Maryland, the Center for Reproductive Rights, working in partnership with the Women's Law Center of Maryland, helped to [...]

Assisted Reproduction,United States,In the States (USA),News

Center Lawsuits to Protect Abortion Access During the COVID-19 Pandemic Are Working

The flurry of lawsuits filed since March by the Center for Reproductive Rights and its partners are succeeding in protecting access to abortion care during the COVID-19 pandemic. In eight states, officials have used the [...]

Abortion, COVID-19,United States,In the Courts,News

Anti-abortion Lawmakers Try—and Fail—to Co-opt Emergency Covid-19 Relief Package

Anti-abortion members of Congress again chose to play politics with women’s health care—this time by trying to hold up critical emergency funding for Covid-19 relief to expand the reach of the Hyde Amendment.    Their efforts failed when both houses passed the relief bill without it. In a coronavirus rescue package that would [...]

Abortion, COVID-19,United States,Reporting on Rights,News

U.S.-born Girls Face “Vacation Cutting”

U.S.-born Girls Face “Vacation Cutting” The practice of genital mutilation, while deeply embedded in a number of African and Middle Eastern cultures, has been banned in the United States for almost 20 years. However, as [...]

Adolescent SRHR, Female Genital Mutilation,Africa, United States,Reporting on Rights,News

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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