This week, the White House announced new restrictions on Title X that threaten to cut off funding to any health care provider that refers, provides, or even mentions abortion, leading to dire consequences, primarily for low-income women.
This dangerous policy will deny women their fundamental rights under the US Constitution and international human rights law.
After years of experience fighting against US abortion restrictions on foreign aid, the Global Justice Center has the expertise necessary to counter this new Domestic Gag Rule.
Our team of lawyers is conducting an in-depth analysis of the policy. We are drafting a letter detailing the ways this new policy violates US obligations under international law to send to Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar in the coming days.
The Trump-Pence administration has pushed policy after policy to take away women’s basic healthcare, rights, and freedoms. Stand with us as we fight back.