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1. Economic Security    2. Education    3. Health    4. Immigration    5. Violence

NCRW Resources

  • AGENDA Annual Conference 2012 external rev March 30
    AGENDA: NCRW Annual Conference 2012 - Agenda-Setting Nationally and Globally: Leveraging Women's...

  • NCRW Summit Health Care Policy Brief (2010)
    Despite recent progress in reforming the U.S. health care system, too many citizens lack access to...

  • NCRW Policy Brief: Health
    A majority of U.S. citizens has identified access to affordable health care as a priority. Women...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Women's Reproductive and Sexual Health
    Access to accurate information and comprehensive health services enables women to plan the timing...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Health Insurance, Women and Families--Imperative for a Well Nation
    Access to affordable health care for all U.S. citizens needs to become a national priority. Making...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Alleviating Health Disparities--Key to a Healthy and Productive Nation
    Alleviating health disparities is considered critical for building a healthier, more productive...

  • NCRW Fact Sheet: Access to Affordable Healthcare
    Affordable and quality health insurance and care are fundamental for women and families to enable...


  • May 14, 2012

    U. S. News and World Report reports on a study by researchers at the Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine at The Miriam Hospital in Providence, R.I., that finds that women who were exposed to community violence and those who...

  • May 10, 2012

    Reports on a study published in the American Journal of Public Health that found that female sex workers living in and operating from supportive-housing units have less adversarial relationships with police and were exposed to less violence...

  • May 10, 2012

    87 percent of women planning to get an abortion were highly confident of their decisions before a required counseling session, according to a report published in the June issue of Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health 

  • May 9, 2012

    NPR reports on a survey, which appears in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, of more than 1,000 OB-GYNs who work in religious hospitals and finds that more than one-third report they've had a conflict regarding...

  • May 8, 2012

    The New York Times reports on a study in the journal Cancer that finds that fewer women are completing all three doses of the HPV vaccine.

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March 12, 2010 posted by admin Jane Roberts, the woman behind 34 million friends of UNFPA, gave a special interview on Chicago Public Radio for International Women's Day. "Gender inequality is...
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January 28, 2010 posted by adminThe Women's Media Center has launched campaign protesting CBS's decision to air a Focus on the Family ad during the Super Bowl this year. Check out this video they...
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December 18, 2009 posted by admin     As debate around healthcare reform heats up in the Senate, come read the facts about women and access to affordable healthcare. According to...
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