Help Stop Maternal Deaths in the U.S.

Amnesty International released a startling new report that details the horrific tragedy behind maternal death rates among American women. The awful truth behind the shocking numbers is that at least half of these deaths could have been prevented. Help Stop…Read More

Maternal Health in the US

More than two women die every day in the USA from complications of pregnancy and childbirth. Approximately half of these deaths could be prevented if maternal health care were available, accessible and of good quality for all women in the USA. A safe…Read More

Free Aung San Suu Kyi and all other prisoners of conscience in Myanmar

Please sign this petition and share with your community! Thank you. Aung San Suu Kyi, leader of the Myanmar opposition party the National League for Democracy, and has been detained for over 13 of the past 20 years, mostly under house arrest. For more…Read More

Tabling at Union Square

NYCWHRAT members will be tabling this Sat. Aug 15th at Union Square 11am - 1pm. Come out and join us. For more information contact [email protected]

Victory for women's rights!

Thanks to activists picking up the phone and sending a storm of emails in the final hours leading up to a crucial vote on women's rights, we are proud to announce victory! The U.S. House of Representatives voted to make the Office for Global Women’s Issues…Read More

Major Victory for Womens Rights!

Thanks to activists picking up the phone and sending a storm of emails in the final hours leading up to a crucial vote on women's rights, we are proud to announce victory! A key provision of the International Violence against Women Act (IVAWA) - the…Read More

Tell Congress to Support the Office for Global Women's Issues

Congress is poised to authorize the Office for Global Women’s at the State Department this week with a crucial vote scheduled Wednesday, June 10th. H.R. 2410, the Foreign Relations Authorization Act, would establish the Office for Global Women’s issues to…Read More
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