Press Release Archive 2007

December 10, 2007 2007 Student Award for the Health anf Dignity of Women
November 27, 200716 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign Draws Attention to Five Underreported Stories
October 19, 2007
Women Deliver Statement
October 1, 2007
2007 Americans for UNFPA Awards for the Health and Dignity of Women to be presented at Gotham Hall on October 2, 2007
September 11, 2007
For the sixth consecutive year Bush Administration withholds 2007 allocated funds from UNFPA
September 06, 2007
U.S. Senators Vote Against Saving Women’s Lives
Senator Sam Brownback’s amendment passes 48-45, limiting hope of restored U.S. funding to UNFPA
September 06, 2007
Winners of 2007 American Award for the Health and Dignity of Women Announced
Ted Turner, Rep. Carolyn Maloney, Maria Rodale, Wendy Cai Lee to be honored
September 06, 2007
Winners of 2007 International Award for the Health and Dignity of Women Announced
Women from Cambodia, Mongolia, Niger to be honored
June 27, 2007
Speed, Scale of Urban Growth Will Require Revolution in Thinking and Global Support
June 7, 2007
International Women’s Health & Dignity Act Introduced House bill would restore U.S. commitment to women everywhere
June 7, 2007
Americans for UNFPA Announces Winner of the Inaugural Essay Contest for the Health and Dignity of Women
April 20, 2007
Video Footage Now Available from Women, Family Planning and the New Congress
April 16, 2007
Leading Women’s Rights Activists to Discuss the Impact of Congress on Family Planning Domestically and Worldwide
January 15, 2007
Record Number of Countries Contribute to UNFPA in 2006
December 12, 2006
Anonymous U.S. Donor Gives $36 Million to Support UNFPA
December 5, 2006
Bush Administration Withholds Funds for Global Women's Health for Fifth Year
November 29, 2006
Violence Against Women: Stories You Rarely Hear About
November 29, 2006
Bride Napping- One of Five Under Reported Crimes
November 29, 2006
Breast Ironing- One of Five Under Reported Crimes
July 20, 2006Bush Administration Withholds UNFPA Funding
September 16, 2005
Bush Defunds UNFPA for Fourth Straight Year


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