France: Marches and demonstrations across France


Mobilisations and actions are planned for cities and towns all over France. Demonstrations and marches will take place on 28 September from 5.30pm to 7pm, depending on the city with hangers, needles and banners. Congregating in:

Paris in Place de la Republique

Marseille in the Old Port

Toulouse in front of the Hôtel Dieu Saint-Jacques

La Rochelle place de Verdun

Saint -Brieuc place Salvador-Allende

Montpellier place de la Comédie

With more taking place in Le Havre Coty, Valence, Rennes, Rouen, the list goes on…


Other actions:

Perpignan: The collective of Perpignan will organise a documentary screening followed by a debate on the evening of 28 September.

Rouen: Mobilization will take place on the 28th at 18:00 in front of the theatre of the Arts with probable departure in manifestation towards the CHU to denounce the dismal reception conditions that are made to the women coming to abort. This situation is far from unique: in many CIVG it seems that everything is done to discourage women from abortion! On 28 September, the International Day for the Right to Abortion, is also the occasion to denounce these situations.

Besançon: Several organizations are calling for a rally on Wednesday 27 September 2017 in Besançon, Place du 8 Septembre at 5 pm, in connection with the International Safe Abortion Day 28 September, with a view to European harmonization for the respect of the rights of women.


SOURCES: npa2009, 21 September 2017;, 21 September 2017