reproductive rights

UN backs weakened resolution on sexual violence in conflicts

Philippe Rater

Washington threatened a veto if the text spoke of reproductive rights

The Arab world's silent reproductive revolution


Changing household structures, economic growth and contraceptives prompt dramatic drop in fertility rate, study finds

Violence raises the urgent need for more health services

Angelica Pino

South Africa has one of the highest rates of violence inflicted on women and girls in the world

Want your eggs black or white?

Amrita Pande

The fertility industry and technology are raising difficult questions about race

How readers like you are helping flip the script on illegal abortion providers.

Bhekisisa team

We teamed up with readers and translators to create some of the first graphics ever on abortion in all South Africa's official languages.