Tag Archives: Reproductive Rights

Gates-funded Guardian Asks for Comments

In a few weeks, the Gates Foundation and the UK Department for International Development along with other partners such as the IPPF (International Planned Parenthood Federation) and UNFPA will host the Family Planning Summit in London. The goal is to … Continue reading

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CEDAW: from Kenya’s Perspective

“Many times when we work with women’s issues, we don’t really think of children’s issues.” This comment was made by a woman who does political work for children in Kenya. After the UN parallel event titled “Movement Building for Political … Continue reading

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An Interesting Definition of Privacy

The day began with a side event sponsored by the Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA). The topic was “Women’s Burden of Unsafe Abortion: Implications for Nigeria’s Development” and I really did not know what to expect. Abortion is illegal in … Continue reading

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