While the policy previously covered around $600 million in USAID family planning assistance, President Trump directed the State Department to expand it to cover “global health assistance furnished by all departments or agencies” to the extent allowed by the law.
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Experts weigh in on what Catholics might expect from a Biden-Harris administration on the issue of life.
The Mexico City Policy was established by the Reagan administration and forbids funding of foreign non-governmental organizations that provide or promote abortion.
Pro-life leaders applaud the move, which allows more forms of foreign funding to be directed to organizations that do not perform or support abortions overseas.
However, some members of the European Parliament are taking steps to set up replacement funding to promote abortion internationally.