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Gender discrimination has undermined families, communities and social institutions for generations, but today, the tide is turning. World leaders recognize that progress on the most pressing global issues is accelerated when we invest in girls and women.
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Read our most recent Action Alert below.
Take Action TODAY Against the GOP Assault on Women's Health
The GOP majority in Congress has launched an assault on women’s health and
As if these budget cuts aren’t enough, the proposed budget also proposes reinstating the dangerous Global Gag Rule, a move which would deny women access to safe abortion services around the world.
The House will have key votes THIS WEEK on key women’s health and rights issues, beginning tomorrow. Members of Congress need to hear that you oppose this unprecedented assault on women’s health and rights.
Call the Capitol Switchboard TODAY at (202) 224-3121 and ask to be connected with your Representative. Let her or him know they should:
• Oppose the Latta amendment to eliminate international
family planning assistance.
If passed, these cuts will negatively impact the health of women and girls here and around the world. But we won’t go down without a fight. Call your representative TODAY and express your support for investing in a just and healthy life for all.
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