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UNGA may be over, but the conversation is just getting started.

Changing the law on domestic violence: Insights from Mauritania

The event will be held on 15 September 2020, the first day of the United National General Assembly. Through the UN General Assembly, we hope to share the legislative reform in Mauritania with other countries considering creating or reforming laws on domestic abuse. This is particularly relevant to the United Nations General Assembly 2020 which...

Indigenous Midwives – ICM, Wilson Center’s Maternal Health Initiative (MHI)

Across the world, Indigenous women and adolescent girls experience significantly worse maternal health outcomes and mortality than non-Indigenous populations. They also experience extensive barriers to accessing health care resulting from discrimination and a broad range of social, economic, political, cultural, and geographical factors. Maternity services and health policies in many countries are designed to offer...