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The U.S. Tampon Shortage Was There Long Before You Heard About It

The reason why hand sanitizer and Sriracha sauce shortages make headlines and dwindling tampon supplies don't

Poland's New Pregnancy Registry Raises Red Flags

Some women feel their privacy and autonomy are on the line

Gender

A Look at Women's Protests

A snapshot of women-led protests around the world

Gender

Ghana's Proposed Hate Bill Threatens Safety, Livelihood, and the Health of LGBTQI+ People

Human rights defenders in Ghana and in the diaspora should work with a broad base of allies to defeat the proposed bill

Gender

Legal, Safe, and Affordable

The state of global abortion access

Gender

The Missing Girls of India: A National Shame

A call to reform the institutions and cultural practices that perpetuate gender biases against girls

Gender

Putting Women at the Center of HIV Prevention Research—and Beyond

While health-progress continues for many, women and girls continue to be left behind

Gender

Ending Female Genital Mutilation

Best practices are known and political will may finally be here to end this extreme form of discrimination against women