Q&A: Senator Shaheen on her fight to repeal the 'global gag rule' permanently

The Democratic senator hoping to permanently revoke the "global gag rule" talks to Devex about her plans and what those who oppose the policy can do to safeguard family planning services.

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  • Sophie Edwards

    Sophie Edwards is a Reporter for Devex based in London covering global development news including global education, water and sanitation, innovative financing, the environment along with other topics. She has previously worked for NGOs, the World Bank and spent a number of years as a journalist for a regional newspaper in the U.K. She has an MA from the Institute of Development Studies and a BA from Cambridge University.