Millions of African women will die as a result of President Trump’s reinstatement of the Global Gag Rule — which denies US funding to international health care initiatives that perform or discuss abortion — says author Jill Filipovic. In a Foreign Policy feature article,…

Cosmetic surgeon Ivona Percec’s “simple yet effective” genital reconstruction procedure has become a global model for surgeons who treat victims of FGM. Percec, of the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, had her findings published this month in…

An incredible $190.34 million was raised at the Brussels International Conference in Belgium yesterday in response to Trump’s “global gag rule.” A new, international coalition of various groups and more than 50 countries, “She Decides” will provide funding for global…

Corporations appear willing to make strong, very public stands on controversial issues as never before – most visibly seen in the Super Bowl ads on equal pay, immigration and the environment. In other venues as well, many corporations are also confronting new government…

Active duty women in the US armed forces often struggle to receive birth control pills and long acting reversible contraceptives, according to recent studies. However, little data on birth control is kept by the US Department of Defense and even less is shared with…

Half of women and girls in sub-Saharan Africa are not receiving the most essential reproductive and maternal health interventions, according to a new report based on a study of 29 countries from ISGlobal and the World Bank. The report finds strikingly uneven access to care…

Infertility in low-income countries is a neglected reproductive health issue, despite its staggering impact. It’s also under-measured, especially in low-income settings. However, a new approach to measuring the extent of the problem could be a catalyst for change, a team of…

By Chelsea B. Polis, Carie M. Cox, Özge Tunçalp, Alexander C. McLain, and Marie E. Thoma Infertility in low-income countries is a neglected reproductive health issue, despite its staggering impact. It’s also under-measured, especially in low-income settings—but a new…

A Q&A with MSI’s Marjorie Newman-Williams One of US President Trump’s first moves in office was signing an Executive Order to bring back the Mexico City Policy, also known as the Global Gag Rule. The policy bars non-US organizations overseas from…

US President Trump wasted no time reinstating the Mexico City Policy yesterday, barring US aid to NGOs abroad that share information about abortion as a family-planning option.