Claire Provost

Claire Provost

Claire Provost is Global Investigations Editor at openDemocracy where she leads the Tracking the Backlash project investigating organised opposition to women's and LGBTIQ rights. 

Coronavirus pandemic

Why 'pro-life' activists won't protect women during childbirth

By not trying to improve childbirth conditions, ultra-conservatives reveal that their true interests lie elsewhere.

Why 'pro-life' activists won't protect women during childbirth

Coronavirus pandemic

Some governments are using coronavirus to restrict women's rights

Classing abortions as 'non-essential' is cruel and an assault on the rights of women to bodily autonomy.

Some governments are using coronavirus to restrict women's rights