Netherlands considers abortion support fund to counter Trump - Shanghai Daily (subscription)

THE Netherlands is launching a global fund to help women access abortion services to compensate for US President Donald Trump's ban on US federal funding for foreign groups providing abortions or abortion support for family planning abroad. The Dutch ...and more »

Dutch respond to Trump's 'gag rule' with international safe abortion fund - The Guardian

A mobile clinical outreach team in Senegal from Marie Stopes International, one of the organisations the Netherlands aims to continue funding through an international effort. Photograph: Jonathan Torgovnik/Getty Images. 'Global gag rule' · Women's ...and more »

Trump reverses abortion policy for aid to NGOs - CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump signed an executive action on Monday reinstating the so-called Mexico City Policy, which bars international non-governmental organizations that perform or promote abortions from receiving US government ...and more »

Trump Revives Ban on Foreign Aid to Groups That Give Abortion Counseling - New York Times

President Trump signed a memorandum Monday, one of his first orders as president, freezing federal funding to health providers abroad who discuss abortion as a family-planning option. Credit Doug Mills/The New York Times. UNITED NATIONS ...and more »

Trump Makes the Global Gag Rule on Abortion Even Worse - The New Yorker

In 1984, at a population conference in Mexico City, the Reagan Administration brought domestic abortion politics into the arena of international aid for the first time. The Administration declared that “the United States does not consider abortion an ...and more »

Trump's order on abortion policy: What does it mean? - BBC News

A group of men standing around a desk: it is not the typical image that goes viral online. The photograph in question was taken on US President Donald Trump's first day in the Oval Office on Monday, when he signed a ban on federal money going to ...and more »

President Trump's War on Women Begins - New York Times

That debate has roiled the news world. The Times this week used the word “lie” in a front-page headline, and I agreed with that decision, but there's a counterargument that lying requires an intention to deceive — and that Trump may actually believe ...and more »

This photo sums up Trump's assault on women's rights - The Guardian

'This photograph is what patriarchy looks like.' Reince Priebus, Peter Navarro, Jared Kushner, Stephen Miller and Steve Bannon watch as Donald Trump signs the executive orders in the Oval Office, 23 January 2017. Photograph: Evan Vucci/AP.and more »

Trump reverses abortion-related US policy, bans funding to international health groups - Washington Post

Yet again, a rule is back in effect to block U.S. aid to foreign organizations that use funds from other sources to perform or discuss abortions. President Trump, in reinstating a rule first instituted by President Reagan, gave foreign nonprofits a ...and more »

'Global gag rule' reinstated by Trump, curbing NGO abortion services abroad - The Guardian

Hundreds of thousands of women around the world protested over the weekend against Donald Trump's agenda to curbs women's access to healthcare and family planning services. Photograph: Michael Nigro/Pacific/Barcroft. 'Global gag rule' ...and more »