Category Archives: United Nations

On International Women’s Day: Press for progress (for all)

By WeNeedaLaw Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post I just came across today. WeNeedaLaw is a Canadian-based pro-life organization. International Women’s Day, marked every March 8th around the world, had as its theme this year

Nations Speak Out for Life and the Family in UN Human Rights Mechanism

By Rebecca Oas, Ph.D. WASHINGTON, DC, December 8 (C-Fam) For decades, powerful bureaucrats and wealthy donor countries have used the UN human rights system to push a controversial abortion and “sexual rights” agenda on traditional countries. Those

PRI, Civil Society Denounce U.N. Committee Attempt Create Abortion Rights

By Jonathan Abbamonte Editor’s note. This appeared at the Population Research Institute. Footnotes have been omitted. As reported earlier this year, the United Nations Human Rights Committee has been attempting to redefine an important international human rights

U.S. Takes Giant Pro-Life Step at the U.N

By Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues The United States Mission to the United Nations in Geneva confirmed the words of pro-life U.S. UN Ambassador Nikki Haley that “there is a new sheriff in town” in a statement

U.S. opposes abortion language at UN

Trump administration policy expressed at Human Rights Council in Geneva GENEVA, Switzerland — The United States rejected a United Nations Human Rights Council resolution today because it included the sanctioning of abortion. The decision was praised by

World Health Organization elects new Director General, Dr. Tedros

Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

Choice cause for great concern for pro-lifers By Scott Fischbach, Executive Director, MCCL GO Editor’s note. This appears in the current digital edition of National Right to Life News. Please be sure to read the entire edition

Trump Administration will defund UNFPA, cites its involvement in China’s coercive population control

By Dave Andrusko WASHINGTON, D.C. The Trump administration announced Monday it will cut off U.S. funding for the United Nations Population Fund, on the basis that the UNFPA’s activities in China are complicit with that nation’s coercive

Trump’s Ambassador to the United Nations says she is “strongly pro-life”

pro-life U.S. UN Ambassador Nikki Haley

Editor’s note. The following comes from the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues and is reposted with permission. Pro-Life Governor Nikki Haley from South Carolina has been confirmed to serve as US Ambassador to the United Nations. During

New Pro-Abortion Collaboration to Counter Pro-Life Non-Governmental Agencies (NGOs)

Editor’s note. This appeared on the webpage of the Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues. Pro-abortion activists have launched a new collaboration to attack pro-life and pro-family organizations around the world that are increasingly successful in their efforts,

Holy See: Sustainable Development Must Be Based on Respect for Life

By Marie Smith, Parliamentary Network for Critical Issues On the one year anniversary of the United Nations’ adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, the Holy See elaborated its view of the principles in the outcome

United Nations: Promotion of Access to Abortion for Refugees and Migrants

By Marie Smith The United Nations General Assembly during the first ever Summit for Refugees and Migrants adopted the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants which “expresses the political will of world leaders to save lives,

September 28: Pro-Abortion Day for Universal Access to Abortion

In March of 2009, during her first months as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton addressed the Planned Parenthood Federation of America Awards Gala and spoke of her vision for the world which included making it more "progressive," code word for laws allowing broad access to abortion. She is shown here with PPFA President Cecile Richards.

By Marie Smith Pro-abortion agitators are again using September 28 as the so-called Global Day of Access for Safe & Legal Abortion promoting access to abortion with staged activities in select cities around the world and online,