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Research: PRI Investigations

President’s Page: Turning Out the Lights at the UNFPA



On December 19 the Congress sent to the President a foreign aid bill which earmarks $34 million for the UN Population Fund. This amount — an increase over the current year’s funding of $25 million — would seem to represent a victory for the population controllers. But, as is so often the case in Washington, all is definitely not what it seems. The tide of opinion in Congress has turned against the population controllers, and …

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An open letter from Steven W. Mosher to Thoraya Obaid, Executive Director of the United Nations Popu



October 26, 2001 Volume/ 3 Number 27 Dear Colleague: Since 1998, the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) has participated in the support and management of family planning programs in 32 Chinese counties. The UNFPA has long claimed that the programs it “manages” are entirely “voluntary,” but a recent PRI-sponsored investigation has revealed, contra UNFPA, widespread forced abortions and sterilizations. In an amazing turnabout, the UNFPA now claims to have no representatives in their program counties. Not …

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PRI Investigation of UNFPA Prompts Hearing on Forced Abortion in China



October 16, 2001 Volume 3/ Number 26 Dear Colleague: A congressional hearing on coercive forms of population control in China takes place this week. The media and the general public are cordially invited to attend this important event. Steven W. Mosher President PRI Investigation of UNFPA Prompts Hearing on Forced Abortion in China The Chairman of the House International Relations Committee, the Honorable Henry Hyde (R-IL), has called for hearings on coercive forms of population …

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UNFPA Supports Coercive Family Planning—Including Forced Abortion—In China (and PRI Has



October 4, 2001 Volume 3/ Number 25 Dear Colleague: The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) claims that there is no coercion in the family planning programs they run in China. PRI has found evidence that these claims are false. Steven W. Mosher President UNFPA Supports Coercive Family Planning—Including Forced Abortion—in China   (and PRI Has the Evidence to Prove It) The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), under a program begun in 1998, operates family planning …

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Woman & Child Abuse in China



Honorable Chairman, members of this committee: My investigation in China began on September 27, 2001. With three others — two translators and a photographer — our investigation lasted a total of four days. During this time, we had the opportunity to interview many women about methods of family planning which are enforced in their county. Some choked back tears as they told of the abuse they suffer as a result of coercive policies of family …

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The Abuse of Women Continues: Population Control in Peru



A member of the PRI Review staff recently interviewed Dr. Blanca Neira of Ceprofarena, a pro-life organization in Lima, Peru. Review: Dr. Neira, What is the political climate like in Peru since the resignation of President Fujimori? Neira: The political climate in Peru is not good. It is very poor. There is a lot of confusion. Fujimori and his cohort have left a legacy of total corruption. It is not tranquil. Review: Are there any …

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China Investigation



Coercive Population Control in China New Evidence of Forced Abortion and Forced Sterilization Statement: Congressman Henry J. Hyde Statement: Congressman Christopher H. Smith Statement: Josephine Guy Statement: Steven W. Mosher Statement: Harry Wu Statement: Yemlibike Fatkulin Full Report on UNFPA’s Involvement in China

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UNFPA Bribes Kosovo Gynecologist



November 8, 1999 Volume 1/ Number 23 Dear Friend and Colleague: As this year’s Foreign Aid Bill approaches conference committee with $25 million in US taxpayer dollars for the UNFPA, the controversy over UNFPA’s Kosovo campaign continues. Steven W. Mosher President UNFPA Bribes Kosovo Gynecologist Genocide in the Name of Family Planning The head gynecologist of the maternity ward in the Pristina Hospital in Kosovo, Sjedullah Hoxha, says that the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) “bribed” …

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