Empowering Women

When women have the power to make decisions about childbearing, the ripple effect is remarkable – bringing health, prosperity, enhanced human rights and a more sustainable future.

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How Women’s Empowerment Affects Climate Change   

On Sunday, we are so excited that the largest climate march in history will kick off in the streets of NYC. As world leaders gather for a summit on climate change, tens of thousands will show up to demand that global leaders, “take the action necessary to create a world with an economy that works... Read more »

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John Kerry’s Statements for Women’s Rights and Reproductive Healthcare  

A week ago the 20th Anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development took place and Secretary of State, John Kerry, made some very important remarks on the topic of Women’s rights and Reproductive Health:  “With the spacing of births, the women had more time to invest in their own futures. They started a... Read more »

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