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WGNRR Commends Nigeria For Signing Into Law The Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act, Prohibiting Female Genital Mutilation Or Cutting

May 30, 2015

The Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) welcomes the decision made by Mr. Goodluck Jonathan, the outgoing President of Nigeria to sign into law the Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act, which prohibits, among other things, female circumcision or female genital mutilation (FGM) and other harmful traditional practices.[1] As a global network of more than […]

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Philippine CSO May 28 Joint Statement and Call to Action

May 26, 2015

In commemoration of the May 28 International Day of Action for Women’s Health, the following organizations and individuals issue this joint statement and call to action for the Philippine government to address the grave and systematic violations of women’s reproductive rights as found by the report of the United Nations CEDAW Committee released last April 29, 2015

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International Women and Health Meeting

May 21, 2015

Register now to the 12th International Women and Health Meeting in Dominican Republic. The meeting will be a space for women and organisations fighting for the rights and status of women to discuss, analyse, share and reflect on strategies to improve the health of women worldwide. The IWHM is based on two fundamental principles: equality as a prerequisite to the full enjoyment of health and distributive justice for women in the Northern and Southern hemispheres.

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Join the May 28 International Day of Action for Women’s Health Campaign!

May 5, 2015

  May 28, International Day of Action for Women’s Health Our Health, Our Rights, Our Lives! End Violence Against Women in ALL its Forms On May 28 International Day of Action for Women’s Health, women’s rights activists and allies advocate worldwide for women ’s comprehensive health and well-being, particularly their unmet sexual and reproductive health […]

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ICW and WGNRR Young Women’s Forum Statement

May 4, 2015

  More than Our Status! Our Bodies! Our Sexual & Reproductive Health and Rights!   May 1, 2015 Abuja, Nigeria United, 22 young women HIV and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights activists came together for the Young Women’s Strategy Meeting in Abuja, Nigeria, April 28 – 29, 2015. During this strategic session the women […]

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WGNRR Partners in Action

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Global Media Foundation – WGNRR partner from Ghana

March 17, 2015

The Global Media Foundation (GlomeF), was founded in 2005 by the human rights  journalist and anti-corruption crusader, Raphael Godlove Ahenu Jr.. Dedicated to the betterment of the underprivileged and marginalized sections of society, GlomeF works in the northern sector of Ghana linking and facilitating resources for sustainable development in the following thematic areas: Sexual, Reproductive Health and Rights Human […]

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