Defunding UNFPA Makes Women a Casualty of Partisan Politics

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Defunding UNFPA Makes Women a Casualty of Partisan Politics
April 4, 2017

The U.S. Government defunds UNFPA, putting the health and rights of the world’s most vulnerable girls and women at risk.

On Monday, the U.S. Government withdrew funding for the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), signaling yet another affront to women’s health and rights. With the stroke of a pen, the Trump administration sent a clear message to millions of women and girls around the world, effectively indicating that their health—and lives—are fair game for political posturing.

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