H.E.R.A. in Macedonia organised a debate on 29th September on the politics of the slogan “My body, whose choice?” together with the Youth Educational Forum (MOF), Tiiiit! Inc, and the Coalition “Sexual and Health Rights of Marginalized Communities”, all of whom are members of the Gender Platform. The event brought together prominent public figures and politicians and was open to the public. The day ended with a concert. The event was promoted on social … Continued
Society Without Violence organised a public film viewing, in its office in Yerevan, of the film “Citizen Ruth”, which tells the story of a pregnant woman who unexpectedly attracts attention from those involved in the debate about the morality and legality of abortion. The film attacks the abortion debate as in itself being an unnecessary infringement on the bodily integrity of women. After the screening, the participants held a discussion about the status of abortion … Continued
Meeting/discussion devoted to 28 September The Women’s Rights Center organised a meeting-discussion devoted to the Global Day of Action for Safe and Legal Abortion. Women victims of domestic violence, Women’s Rights Center staff and volunteers participated in the meeting. The main aim of the event was to disseminate more information on women’s reproductive health and rights and on safe abortion methods, and information about the day of action itself and what was happening internationally, … Continued
“We, the undersigned civil society organizations, invite you to support the ‘Save the Women’ initiative by endorsing this statement and the cause behind it. Please send your endorsements by end of Wednesday, 21st September by filling in the form available here.”
On 20 July representatives from several fields of society attended a roundatble discussion titled: “Abortion and its state funding as factors undermining the sovereignty of Russia and threatening its national security”.According to the participants, the question of increasing the population is one of the survival of a sovereign state.