News Releases and Analyses

After Failed Attempt at UN to Roll Back SRHR, Trump Expands GGR to Further Restrict Health Access

Posted on March 27, 2019

The Center for Health and Gender Equity condemns the Trump administration’s plan to expand its restrictions for people around the world to access comprehensive health care by extending the Global Gag Rule to more non-U.S. organizations.

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Sen. Shaheen & Rep. Lowey Introduce Global HER Act to end Global Gag Rule

Posted on February 7, 2019

Center for Health and Gender Equity applauds Sen. Jeanne Shaheen and Rep. Nita Lowey for introducing the Global Health, Empowerment and Rights (HER) Act, which if enacted would end the Global Gag Rule.

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New SRHR Index Grades US Government Global Health Commitments

Posted on December 12, 2018

Center for Health and Gender Equity Launches First-of-its-Kind Index to Grade U.S. Government’s Global Health Commitments on a Composite of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Issues

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Trump Administration to Censor U.S. Diplomats’ Use of Sexual and Reproductive Health Language

Posted on November 5, 2018

Proposal has catastrophic implications for health and human rights

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Across the Board, Most Americans Oppose the Global Gag Rule

Posted on July 18, 2018

New Bipartisan Polling from CHANGE and PAI Reveals a Majority of Voters Oppose Banning U.S. Global Health Assistance to non-U.S. Organizations That Provide Abortion Care or Referrals to Women

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Trump Administration Nominates Brett Kavanaugh to Succeed Justice Anthony Kennedy

Posted on July 11, 2018

CHANGE warns of human rights rollbacks under Trump’s SCOTUS nominee

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Trump Administration Withdraws from UN’s Human Rights Council

Posted on June 19, 2018

CHANGE admonishes the Trump Administration’s contempt for human rights

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NEW REPORT: First-of-its-Kind Report Maps Impacts of Trump’s Expanded Global Gag Rule

Posted on June 5, 2018

New findings by CHANGE show Trump’s version of the rule has far-reaching impacts on global health beyond reproductive health, hurts marginalized groups

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Trump Administration expected to introduce domestic gag rule

Posted on May 18, 2018

CHANGE denounces the move to expand the failed, outdated global gag rule to women in the U.S.

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Women’s Rights Orgs Call on Congress to Protect Sex Workers’ Rights in Fight to End Trafficking

Posted on March 21, 2018

Women’s rights organizations call for the U.S. Congress to shelve legislation that would undermine the human rights of sex workers and efforts to end trafficking of persons.

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