Tag: global gag rule
An article in Foreign Policy explores the impact in Pakistan of a Trump-era policy, called the “Global Gag Rule,” that undermined health and rights of women around the world by denying funding for foreign organizations providing abortion information or services. Sara Malkani, a lawyer and advisor for the Center for Reproductive Rights, commented on public […]
In its first 100 days, the Biden-Harris administration has taken crucial steps to undo many Trump-Pence administration’s policies that undermined reproductive rights and access to health care in the U.S. and around the world.
President Joseph Biden has rescinded the “Global Gag Rule”—a devastating anti-abortion policy that undermined the health and rights of women around the world. The rule denied funding for foreign organizations providing abortion information or services. The president took the action as part of a series of executive orders aimed to improve access to affordable health […]