Using Civic Imagination to Resist: Envisioning A Future With Sexual and Reproductive Rights

A collaboration between the USC Law & Global Health Collaboration, the Civics and Social Media Group and the Civic Imagination Project on April 18, 2018, this symposium brought USC and area experts and students together to explore new ways of ensuring sexual and reproductive health and rights within the United States and globally, in an increasingly restrictive political climate.

Is populism bad for women’s rights?

Experts reflected and speculated about women's rights and reproductive justice under the rule of populist leaders at a University of Geneva event May 17. Laura Ferguson, associate director of the USC Program on Global Health & Human Rights, delivered a talk at the as part of the panel, "Is Populism Bad for Women's Rights?" organized by Foraus … Continue reading Is populism bad for women’s rights?

Professor Laura Ferguson joins Reproductive Health Matters as Associate Editor

Based on her diverse expertise related to sexual and reproductive health and rights, Professor Laura Ferguson has been appointed as an associate editor of Reproductive Health Matters. Reproductive Health Matters is a non-governmental organization working internationally on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Its peer-reviewed journal, published in seven languages, generates knowledge, disseminates evidence and advocates for … Continue reading Professor Laura Ferguson joins Reproductive Health Matters as Associate Editor

World Health Organization report focuses on ties between sexual health, human rights and law

(Photo/Valeria Preisler)

In its first report to address sexual health, human rights and the law, the World Health Organization called on policymakers, health care providers, non-governmental organizations and others to remove barriers to information and services. Read more on USC News. (Photo/Valeria Preisler)