Posts Tagged: women’s empowerment

PSI Educating Women

The key to sustainable development in 2015 and beyond  

Sierra Club blog post on the Millennium Development Goals and the importance of women’s empowerment and universal access to reproductive health services in order to achieve future sustainability.

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Water scarcity and reproductive health

Sierra Club blog post on water scarcity’s effect on reproductive health, economic prosperity and girls’ and women’s empowerment.

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Women’s groups and enviros are ideal allies on contraception  

Roberta Riley, JD, on the critical necessity of having women advocates work with environmentalist groups to move access to family planning higher up on the political agenda, resulting in women’s empowerment and slowed population growth.

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Women’s rights are the right way to address the population issue  

Suzanne Ehlers, president and CEO of Population Action International (PAI), in a Q&A on PAI’s bread-and-butter issues (family planning and reproductive health), and the impact of meeting women’s need for contraceptives – “the magic of family planning.”

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The world needs population justice  

Writer and advocate Laurie Mazur debates Ian Angus on issues of population, reproductive health and rights, climate change and capitalism.