This open letter from women in the political party En Marche to the First Lady of France asserts the right of women in French Polynesia and New Caledonia to equal treatment in respect of French abortion law and policy … Continued
On 5 September 2017, along with four government Ministers, met with a small delegation of French NGOs on the subjects of climate change and development issues. On 5 September 2017, President Macron of France received a delegation of NGOS … Continued
The French National Assembly has passed a law outlawing the promotion of false and misleading information about abortion on the internet, which will now go to the Senate: “Opposition to the practice of disinformation, in particular on the Internet, of intentionally promoting errors, or intentionally putting psychological pressure on women and those close to them in the matter of abortion.”
This is a long and wonderful web-based series of cartoons about personal experiences and feelings about abortion (en français).
Following a government decree of 5 June 2016, midwives will soon be able to provide medical abortion pills up to seven weeks of amenorrhoea (nine weeks LMP) without the supervision of a gynaecologist. To promote knowledge of this new policy, the Department of Health launched a communications campaign on 22 June to raise public awareness of this expansion of midwives’ roles.
http://www.journaldesfemmes.com/societe/combats-de-femmes/1551215-laurence-rossignol-avortement-new-york/ At the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women in New York, Laurence Rossignol, the French Minister of Families, Childhood and the Rights of Women, spoke about the fact that the right to abortion continues to … Continued
A l’occasion de la journée mondiale pour le droit à l’avortement, Marisol Touraine, ministre des Affaires sociales, de la Santé et des Droits des femmes a annoncé la création d’un numéro national d’information sur l’IVG et le lancement d’une campagne … Continued
(Huffington Post, Just a Little Girl) by Cecilia B Hier, c’était la journée mondiale du droit à l’avortement Un droit, âprement acquis. Après les aiguilles à tricoter, les ventouses, et autres cocktails de plantes, après les avortements auto-induits ou ceux … Continued