Global Health is Failing Women and Girls

Global investments in women and girls have stalled, left many underserved, and have been slow to adapt to emerging needs.

Reproductive Rights Are at a Crossroads in a COVID-Weary World

Some countries have improved access and care, while others have floundered 

Gender

In Kansas, Health Care Is Failing Pregnant Women Who Are Refugees

"Appointments were fraught with the silence of uncomfortable providers"

Gender

The U.S. Government’s Role in Addressing Global Women’s Health

What will happen to women and girls in low- and middle-income countries in the future as aid stalls and progress slows?

Gender

How to Save the Lives of Women and Girls in Africa

African governments must follow through on their lofty declarations and allocate national budgets to save women’s lives

Gender

Human Development is the Best Contraceptive—Why India Does Not Need a Two-Child Norm

Key to harnessing potential of India is enhancing capabilities of young people and expanding freedoms of girls and women

Gender

Gender and the Coronavirus Outbreak

Gender inequities make outbreaks worse, so why not integrate gender analysis into the response now to help save lives?

Gender

Healthy Birth—and Then What?

Women in sub-Saharan Africa who give birth in health care facilities may not always receive high quality postpartum care

Gender

Baby in a Bomb Shelter

Oscar nominated documentary “For Sama” gives powerful if gruesome glimpse of what it’s like to raise a kid in a war zone

Gender

The United States Has Mommy Issues

The factors behind rising U.S. maternal mortality

Gender

It's a Man's Man's Man's World

“But it wouldn't be nothing, nothing, without a woman or a girl.” - James Brown