SWOP 2017 Worlds Apart: Reproductive health and rights in an age of inequality

No. of pages: 140

Publication date: 2017

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA

In today’s world, gaps in wealth have grown shockingly wide. Billions of people linger at the bottom, denied their human rights and prospects for a better life. At the top, resources and privileges accrue at explosive rates, pushing the world ever further from the vision of equality embodied in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
This year's State of World Population Report Worlds Apart delves into the effect these inequalities have on women and girls' reproductive health.