Covid-19 threatens to unravel years of progress on reproductive health and rights

Herminia Palacio , Guttmacher Institute Susheela Singh, Guttmacher Institute
Reproductive rights are under attack. Will you help us fight back with facts?

First published on BMJ Opinion:

We must act now to protect them, warn Herminia Palacio and Susheela Singh

A perfect storm of unfortunate events—the covid-19 pandemic, the attendant economic collapse, and potential funding reductions due to the United States’ announced withdrawal from the World Health Organization—is threatening to undo decades of progress in access to sexual and reproductive health care, particularly for those in the poorest countries.