Yifat Susskind is the communications director of MADRE, an international women’s human rights organization.
Women farmers hold the key to addressing climate change.
The "global gag rule" is gone. Now it's time to move on to the rest of the global reproductive health agenda.
Yifat Susskind provides a guide to the key provisions of an important new UN document.
For centuries, Indigenous communities have suffered from the violence of displacement, colonialization, and forced assimilation. Today, Indigenous women are leading the struggle for autonomy and self-determination.
When it comes to AIDS policy, the Global South doesn't need charity or lectures about abstinence. Generic drugs and respecting women's rights are the way to go.
AIDS information is absorbed through a mesh of stereotypes that make human misery seem like a natural condition of life in Africa.