Issues & Initiatives

Established in 1974, the Women’s Law Project is the only public interest legal center in Pennsylvania devoted to protecting and advancing the rights of women and girls.

Abortion and Reproductive Healthcare

On Overturning Roe: “We’re Not Going to Let that Happen.” Read More >>


It Passed! Philadelphia Is 11th City To Call to Repeal Hyde Read More >>


Protesters Still Fighting to Knock Down Pittsburgh Buffer Zone Read More >>


Can You Spare $25 to Protect Reproductive Rights in Pennsylvania? Read More >>

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Domestic and Sexual Violence

Eliminating Gender Bias in Police Response to Sexual & Domestic Violence Read More >>


Strangulation is the single most accurate predictor of a future DV homicide Read More >>


Combating Domestic Violence Requires Addressing Economic Abuse Read More >>


Sex & Gender Discrimination

WLP Represents Pennsylvania in National Equal Pay Today! Campaign Read More >>


WLP Files Litigation on Behalf of Pennsylvania Athletes Read More >>


Pittsburgh: The Next CEDAW City? Read More >>


About the Pennsylvania Campaign for Women’s Health & Economic Security Read More >>


Workplace Equality

Victory: Philadelphia Passes Equal Pay Legislation Read More >>


The “Double Bind” of Anti-Choice Policies and Workplace Discrimination Read More >>


Addressing Equal Pay for Black Women at Philadelphia City Hall Read More >>


How Pennsylvania Fails New Mothers in the Workplace Read More >>


Women Vote PA

WomenVote PA is the non-partisan action arm of the Women’s Law Project that connects a woman’s right to a full-range of reproductive health choices, economic security, and freedom from violence, with the importance of civic engagement, including the exercise of her vote.  Read More >>


PA Campaign for Women’s Health

The Campaign for Women’s Health is a collaborative effort of 55 local, state and national organizations calling for evidence-based policies to improve women’s health and economic security in Pennsylvania. Join us. Read More >>


About the Women’s Law Project

The Women’s Law Project is the only public interest law center devoted the rights of women and girls in Pennsylvania.

We’re proud to be a state-based organization with an extensive track record of legal precedents and policy reforms that advance the rights of women and families—particularly those with few resources and little political power.

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