Latest News

Advanced Search

Women’s Human Rights and the Hope of Hillary

The Huffington Post, December 10, 2008Nancy Northup, President, Center for Reproductive Rights Millions of women heaved a collective sigh of relief with the election of Barack Obama, looking forward to an end to the Bush [...]

United States,Engaging Policymakers, In Washington D.C.,Uncategorized

Q&A: Khiara M. Bridges

Khiara M. Bridges joined the Center in July as the first Center for Reproductive Rights-Columbia Law School Fellow. She is a top graduate of Columbia Law School and holds a PhD in anthropology from Columbia [...]

Abortion,United States,News

CEDAW calls on Slovakia to Address Forced Sterilization and Refusals of Care

Slovakia must take urgent action to prevent Roma women from being sterilized without prior and informed consent. This was a key concluding observation from the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women, [...]

Maternal Health, Coercive Policies,Europe, Slovakia,At the United Nations,Uncategorized

Maternal Mortality in Nigeria

In Nigeria, pregnant women just hours from giving birth travel unprotected on motorbikes instead of ambulances. Other women go around maternity wards begging for money to pay hospital fees. ,This shouldn't be happening in Nigeria: [...]

Maternal Health, Maternal Mortality,Africa, Nigeria,At the United Nations, Reporting on Rights,News

Linking HIV and Reproductive Rights

The Center Spotlights Reproductive Rights at the XVII International AIDS Conference Human rights, including reproductive rights, must be at the center of the fight against HIV/AIDS. The Center for Reproductive Rights will be taking that [...]

Legal Restrictions, Adolescent SRHR, HIV/AIDS, Discriminatory Policies, Right to Care, Maternal Health, Coercive Policies,Africa, Kenya, Latin America & Caribbean, Mexico,At the United Nations, Engaging Policymakers,News

Reproductive rights are human rights.

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