Equal Rights – Equal Responsibilities

Gudrun Haupter

avatar
News

Women are suffering globally – we must act now

By on 5 March 2017
Women are suffering globally – we must act now

Current global trends threaten the provision of life-saving care needed by women and girls, especially the poorest and most marginalised.

Continue reading »

President's letter

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)- additional information

By on 30 August 2016
Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)- additional information

Gudrun Haupter, convener of the IAW Commission on Health, adds information to the President’s letter on FGM

Continue reading »

News

International Day of Action on Women’s Health

By on 26 May 2016
International Day of Action on Women’s Health

IAW requests action on Women’s Sexual, Reproductive and Health Rights (SRHR) in the context of ZIKA, to commemorate May 28, the International Day of Action on Women’s Health
The IAW statement to the World Health Assembly in Geneva from 23 to 28 May, takes up an issue of high topicality: the ZIKA infection and possible consequences for women’s health, in particular to the SRHR of women.

Continue reading »

News

World Contraception Day

By on 21 September 2015
World Contraception Day

On World Contraception Day IAW wishes to congratulate Melinda Gates on her decison to devote the rest of her life to improve access to family planning all over the globe. We hope the global movement launched at the Family Planning Summit will succeed in giving an additional 120 million women in the world’s poorest countries access to lifesaving family planning information, services and supplies by 2020.

Continue reading »

Opinions

Sexual and reproductive health rights and poverty

By on 6 August 2013

Family planning is the bottom line for women’s empowerment as well as for poverty alleviation.

Continue reading »

Top