The Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) is alarmed with the New Penal Code recently adopted by the Dominican Republic’s Chamber of Deputies, which eliminates the proposed abortion clause and reinstates its criminalization in all circumstances.
Las abajo firmantes, organizaciones miembros de la sociedad civil internacional y organizaciones defensoras de los derechos humanos condenamos enérgicamente la propuesta de reforma presentada por el grupo parlamentario ARENA al Código Penal en El Salvador./ We the undersigned civil society and women human rights defender (WHRD) organizations worldwide strongly condemn the proposal of the ARENA party to reform the Penal Code in El Salvador.
The HLPF is the central platform for the follow-up and review of Agenda 2030 at the global level. This year is the first HLPF session since the adoption of the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) last September 2015. With the theme “leave no one behind,” this year’s session will look at all 17 SDGs.
*A continuación en Español. As a network of more than 1000 members around the globe advocating, promoting and defending sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR), the Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) would like to express our strong support for the decision of Judge Martín Rogel Zepeda to overturn the wrongful conviction of […]
We at WGNRR will continue to stand with Maria Teresa, #Las17, and la Agrupacion in the fight to ensure that #ElSalvador upholds its human rights commitments, and that Salvadoran women are no longer criminalized and wrongfully imprisoned on suspicion of having an abortion. Join us in showing support for Maria Teresa!
The National Alliance of Indigenous Women for Reproductive Health, Education and Nutrition (ALIANMISAR) began its work in 2006. It is a mechanism for advocacy, political dialogue and citizen oversight. It is made up of over 300 organizations across Guatemala who advocate to guarantee the rights to health and education, as framed in the Declaration of Human Rights, the Convention on Indigenous […]