Event Listing

Prescribing Chaos in Global Health: The Global Gag Rule from 1984-2018

National Press Club / Tuesday, June 5, 2018

Join us for the launch of a new report on the global gag rule:


registration 2:15-2:30 pm, panel discussion 2:30-4:00 pm  

National Press Club

529 14th St. NW (13th floor), Washington, DC 20045

We are thrilled to host a panel discussion to celebrate the launch of our new report, "Prescribing Chaos in Global Health: The Global Gag Rule From 1984-2018". This groundbreaking report documents the harms of the global gag rule from 1984-2018, with new data on immediate impacts of Trump's global gag rule in Mozambique and Zimbabwe.


Laura Bassett, Senior Politics Reporter, HuffPost and Grantee, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting (Moderator)

Serra Sippel, President, CHANGE (Opening Remarks)

Helena Chiquele, Gender Program Officer, Oxfam in Mozambique

Edinah Masiyiwa, Executive Director, Women’s Action Group in Zimbabwe

Santos Simione, Executive Director, Mozambican Association for Family Development (AMODEFA) in Mozambique

Bergen Cooper, Director of Policy Research, CHANGE

A reception will follow the panel discussion. This event has reached full capacity.