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Letter to Slovak Government Re: Amendments to Abortion Law

  Dear Honorable: Prime Minister of the Government of the Slovak Republic, Robert Fico Deputy Prime Minister for Knowledge-based Society, European Affairs, Human Rights and Minorities, Dušan Čaplovič Minister of Health Care, Richard Raši Minister [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions,Europe, Slovakia, Accountability Bodies, European Human Rights System,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,Documents

Rapport Alternatif: Benin_Committee on the Rights of the Child_1999_French

Concluding Observations: Benin_Committee on the Rights of the Child_1999_French

Africa, Benin, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Rapport Alternatif: Kenya_African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights_2007_French

Rapport Alternatif: Kenya_African Commission on Human and Peoples' Rights_2007_French

Africa, Kenya, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Rapport Alternatif: Senegal_CESCR_2001_French

Concluding Observations: Senegal_CESCR_2001_French

Africa, Senegal, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Preventable Maternal Mortality and Morbidity and Human Rights

The Human Rights Council at its 11th regular session adopted a landmark resolution on "Preventable maternal mortality and morbidity and human rights." In this resolution, governments express grave concern for the unacceptably high rates of [...]

Abortion, Maternal Health, Access to Quality Care, Maternal Mortality,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,At the United Nations,Documents

Combating Maternal Mortality: Why Bring Human Rights Into the Picture?

As part of our efforts for the approval of the Human Rights Resolution, "Preventable Maternal Mortality and Morbidity and Human Rights," that was adopted at the 11th session of the Human Rights Council, the Center [...]

Abortion, Maternal Health, Access to Quality Care, Maternal Mortality,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,At the United Nations,Documents

Repro Rights Are Human Rights

Six months pregnant and feeling unwell, a poor woman goes to a state-run clinic in Rio de Janeiro for help—and is turned away. A week later, she is dead. Halfway around the world, in Hungary, [...]

Abortion, Contraception, Funding for Reproductive Healthcare, Maternal Health,United States, Accountability Bodies,In the Courts, At the United Nations,News

Expanded Global Gag Rule Limits Women’s Rights and Endangers Their Well-being

An expansion of the "global gag rule" or "Mexico City Policy"-a policy that denies United States development funds to organizations that perform or advocate for abortion, even with their own, non-U.S. funds-poses a grave danger [...]

Censorship, Global Gag Rule,Accountability Bodies,Engaging Policymakers, In Washington D.C.,Documents

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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

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Bringing Rights to Bear: Preventing Maternal Mortality and Ensuring Safe Pregnancy

The Center has completed updating one of its signature publications, Bringing Rights to Bear. Initially published in 2002, Bringing Rights to Bear takes a long, hard look at the thousands of comments, statements, and recommendations [...]

Maternal Health, Access to Quality Care, Coercive Policies, Maternal Mortality,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Bringing Rights to Bear: Rights Within Marriage and the Family

The Center has completed updating one of its signature publications, Bringing Rights to Bear. Initially published in 2002, Bringing Rights to Bear takes a long, hard look at the thousands of comments, statements, and recommendations [...]

Maternal Health,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Bringing Rights to Bear: Female Genital Mutilation and Other Harmful Practices

The Center has completed updating one of its signature publications, Bringing Rights to Bear. Initially published in 2002, Bringing Rights to Bear takes a long, hard look at the thousands of comments, statements, and recommendations [...]

Adolescent SRHR, Female Genital Mutilation, Maternal Health, Coercive Policies,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Bringing Rights to Bear: Abortion and Human Rights

The Center has completed updating one of its signature publications, Bringing Rights to Bear. Initially published in 2002, Bringing Rights to Bear takes a long, hard look at the thousands of comments, statements, and recommendations [...]

Abortion,Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,Documents

CRR’s Maternal Mortality Brochure

International Initiative on Maternal Mortality and Human Rights

Maternal Health, Maternal Mortality,Accountability Bodies, African Human Rights System, Inter-American Human Rights System, European Human Rights System, United Nations,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,Documents

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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