The National Institute for Reproductive Health’s 2020 End of Year Report, Gaining Ground: Proactive Reproductive Health and Rights Legislation in the States analyzes advances in reproductive health, rights, and justice at the state level throughout 2020.
Gaining Ground: Proactive Reproductive Health and Rights Legislation in the States, 2020 tracks proactive legislation across six categories: expanding access to abortion care, improving access to contraception, increasing access to pregnancy care, promoting comprehensive sexuality education for all young people, supporting parents and families, and prohibiting interference with reproductive health care.
Download the full report and Key Takeaways.
Read NIRH’s press release.
Some of the most important moves that legislators can make in 2021 include enshrining the right to abortion in state law, inoculating against a rollback of those rights from the Supreme Court, and making reproductive health care more accessible given all the constraints of the pandemic.
See the Year in Review reports from previous years: