US-funded groups around the world are now banned from discussing abortion. Obama had lifted this rule when he took office in 2009.
More than a third of women said they are feeling less tolerant of sexism in their own lives as a result of Trump’s victory, the polling said.
Equal rights, decision-making roles and fair allocation of resources for women are of major significance in peace negotiations according to Sweden’s foreign minister.
Women’s rights are in the crosshairs of rising isolationism and right-wing politics in Western Europe and the US.
The WEF said that over the past year, efforts to close discrepancy in pay slowed so dramatically that it will take 170 years to reach equality.
A global anti-trafficking plan needs to be implemented, says Britain’s Anti-Slavery Commissioner Kevin Hyland.