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IRELAND: 4th Annual March for Choice in Dublin on Sept 26th and other events

The #MarchForChoice on 26 September was huge! Some 10,000 people marched. Photo from: https://twitter.com/AmnestyIreland/status/647788404365750272/photo/1?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Tara Flynn was the MC for the speeches after the March. She had recently spoken out about her own experience of travelling for an abortion in ...

SEXUAL RIGHTS INITIATIVE et al: Panel on Unsafe Abortion and Maternal Mortality and Morbidity: What can be done to prevent it?

The Sexual Rights Initiative, together with the Permanent Missions of Norway and Slovenia, the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, the World Health Organization, the International Initiative on Maternal Mortality and Human Rights, and Ipas, held an event ...

MARIA FUND, MEXICO launches our new website and blog for 28 September

For 28 September, we launched our new website and the blog: “Yo Aborto, Yo Acompaño, Yo Transformo" The website offers relevant information about abortion, sexuality, and information to support women all over the country who decide to terminate their pregnancy ...

CAWN, UK: Briefing Paper on Women’s Reproductive Rights in Latin America

Maternal and reproductive health is high on the international development agenda as critical to address in order to improve the rates of maternal mortality and morbidity in many developing countries. Maternal health and reproductive rights are intertwined, especially women’s rights ...

PALESTINE: National campaign about the risks of unsafe abortion

(Text in Arabic below) The Palestinian Family Planning & Protection Association (PFPPA) has implemented a national campaign about the risks of unsafe abortion as part of a SAAF project "Together we stand to empower women's right to have access to ...
International Campaign for Women's Right to Safe Abortion

Newsletter 14 Sept 2015

FEATURE ********** SEX SELECTION AND ABORTION IN THE UK No evidence exists / No criminal action ...