EUROPE / EPF

EUROPE / EPF

Restoring the Natural Order”: The religious extremists’ vision to mobilize European societies against human rights on sexuality and reproduction

by Neil Datta, EPF, April 2018

 

This book reveals how a Christian extremist group, Agenda Europe, from the US and Europe, have been organising, fundraising and strategising since 2013 to overturn existing laws on basic human rights related to sexuality and reproduction, including to criminalise same-sex relationships, partnerships and marriages; forbid divorce; ban homosexuals from adopting; criminalise abortion; prohibit sterilisation; prohibit the sale and use of contraceptives; criminalise IVF; forbid antenatal screening; criminalise stem cell research, and more.  FULL TEXT

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Socialist politicians study anti-choice movements at Croatian summer school

In August 2018, the European Parliamentary Forum on Population & Development (EPF) participated in a discussion with the Central & Eastern Europe Gender Network and several European parliamentarians and SRHR experts on: ‘the comprehensive measures and incentives necessary to address the demographic situation but not at the expense of women’s right to choose and make decisions regarding their reproduction.’ REPORT