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WGNRR’s Written Statement for CSW62

October 19, 2017

WGNRR welcomes the focus of the Commission of the Status of Women on gender equality and the empowerment of rural women and girls. In particular, we would like to draw the Commission’s attention to fulfilling the sexual and reproductive health and rights of rural women and girls, as a crucial component of realizing their rights, and in turn their empowerment and wellbeing.

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Safe Abortion Advocates Urge the Philippine Government to Decriminalize Abortion

September 23, 2017

The Philippines should allow abortion in certain cases, said a spokesperson of the Philippine Safe Abortion Advocacy Network (Pinsan) at the UN. Ana Maria “Princess” Nemenzo, who also spoke on behalf of the Center for Reproductive Rights, Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR), and PINSAN, and is currently the national coordinator of WomanHealth Philippines, delivered this message during the Philippine UPR Report Consideration at the 25th Meeting of the 36th Regular Session Human Rights Council on September 22, 2017

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WGNRR Partners in Action

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Feminism in India

October 25, 2017

Feminism in India is an award-winning digital intersectional feminist media organisation. It was founded with the purpose of educating and developing a feminist consciousness among youth. Its aim, amongst others is to help unravel and demistify all the negativity surrounding the word “feminism”. As such, FII helps to amplify the voices of women and marginalized […]

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