Gender equality

Gender equality is a human right. It is also essential for eradicating poverty and improving the lives of future generations. Gender equality is at the heart of all our programming and advocacy work. IPPF pushes for legal and policy reforms which combat female genital mutilation (FGM), early forced marriage and other forms of gender discrimination.

The crisis in Syria is taking a devastating toll on family life. Domestic-based violence is an unreported consequence of the national conflict. An estimated 46,500 women will suffer gender based violence, including rape, as a result of the ongoing conflict ...