The Global Gag Rule--an antithesis to the rights-based approach to health.

@article{Bogecho2006TheGG,
  title={The Global Gag Rule--an antithesis to the rights-based approach to health.},
  author={Dina Bogecho and Melissa Upreti},
  journal={Health and human rights},
  year={2006},
  volume={9 1},
  pages={
          17-32
        }
}
  • Dina Bogecho, Melissa Upreti
  • Published in Health and human rights 2006
  • Medicine
  • F amily planning assistance in the US has directly advanced, supported, and helped to build the infrastructure of family planning services in over 50 countries around the world since 1965. Family planning funds, channelled through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), have allowed women and families around the world to improve their quality of life.2 Tragically, in recent years, it has become harder for USAID to achieve successes in family planning. Restrictions placed… CONTINUE READING

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