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Australia To Provide $7.3M To International Planned Parenthood Federation; Move Seen By Many As Rebuke To Mexico City Policy Reinstatement

Devex: Australia responds to the global gag rule “Australia [Wednesday] announced $9.5 million Australian dollars ($7.3 million) in funding for the International Planned Parenthood Foundation. The move was seen by many as a pointed rebuke to President Donald Trump’s controversial reinstatement of a strengthened ‘global gag rule,’ which bars any…

Family Planning Plays Important Role In Saving Women’s Lives, Reducing Poverty, Lowering Carbon Footprint, Blog Post Says

The Life You Can Save: Trump’s Policy Threatens Reproductive Rights of Global Poor Frances Kissling, co-founder of the Global Fund for Women and the Religious Consultation on Population, Reproductive Health, and Ethics, lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania, and fellow at Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, discusses the potential implications…

The Guardian Speaks With International NGO Officials About Mexico City Policy’s Impacts

The Guardian: ‘There will be more deaths’: NGOs on Trump’s anti-abortion rule “Three days after his inauguration, Donald Trump reinstated the ‘global gag’ rule, which … prevents [foreign] NGOs from using private funds for abortion services, from referring women to groups that provide abortions, and even from offering information on…

Women’s Rights Advocates Fear Trump Administration Could Roll Back Advances In Gender Equality, Family Planning Access, Economic Empowerment

PRI: The future of global women’s rights under Trump? ‘It could be devastating.’ “…Trump’s team wanted details about the U.S. State Department’s spending on gender equality, and names of people whose primary function was to promote gender issues. … Trump has also threatened to end funding for the U.N. and…

On CSIS Podcast, Kaiser Family Foundation Expert Discusses Reinstatement, Expansion Of Mexico City Policy, Possible Implications For Global Health Programs

Center for Strategic & International Studies’ “Take as Directed”: The Mexico City policy and implications for global health Janet Fleischman, senior associate with the Global Health Policy Center at CSIS, speaks to Jen Kates, vice president and director of global health & HIV policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, about…

Trump Administration Seems Set To Continue PEPFAR Support But Unclear How Mexico City Policy Expansion Affects Programs, The Atlantic Reports

The Atlantic: Trump Seems to Support Bush’s AIDS Program for Now “Despite concerns raised during the presidential transition, the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) seems poised to continue its work. … Though keeping [Obama-appointee Deborah Birx, the U.S. global AIDS coordinator and U.S. special representative for global health…

8 Nations To Contribute To Initiative Aimed At Filling Gap Left By U.S. President Trump’s Expanded Mexico City Policy

Reuters: Eight countries sign up to counter Trump’s global anti-abortion move “Eight countries have joined an initiative to raise millions of dollars to replace shortfalls caused by President Donald Trump’s ban on U.S.-funded [foreign] groups around the world providing information on abortion, Sweden’s deputy prime minister said. Isabella Lovin told…

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