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15 Resources for Activism for Safe and Legal Abortion

Today, we come together to declare that our bodies, health, and choices are our own, and cannot be held back by oppressive fundamentalisms and discourses that seek to lay claim to us.

Source: The Observatory on the Universality of Rights (OURs) and AWID

World Leaders Must Act Now to Address a Global Contraceptive Crisis

Global Call to Action is urging U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to highlight the centrality of contraceptives to achieving the sustainable development goals.

Source: Reproductive Health Supplies Coalition Read more

What’s Sexy about Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights?

In the context of sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR), the subject of pleasure remains a big taboo. Yet many working in the field around the world are struggling to reach young people with vital information relating their sexual and reproductive health and rights. Is this because we are failing to take into account the motivations and desires of those we are trying to engage?

Source: AWID Forum

What’s Sexy about Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights?

In the context of sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR), the subject of pleasure remains a big taboo. Yet many working in the field around the world are struggling to reach young people with vital information relating their sexual and reproductive health and rights. Is this because we are failing to take into account the motivations and desires of those we are trying to engage?

Source: AWID Forum

What’s Sexy about Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights?

In the context of sexual reproductive health and rights (SRHR), the subject of pleasure remains a big taboo. Yet many working in the field around the world are struggling to reach young people with vital information relating their sexual and reproductive health and rights. Is this because we are failing to take into account the motivations and desires of those we are trying to engage?

Source: AWID Forum

Dominicana: Los derechos no se negocian

Representantes de organizaciones feministas dominicanas protestaron frente al Palacio Nacional para demandar a los poderes del Estado que garanticen los derechos de las mujeres, violentados por la aprobación del nuevo Código Penal en la Cámara Baja, que penaliza la interrupción del embarazo.

Source: AmecoPress

Dominicana: Los derechos no se negocian

Representantes de organizaciones feministas dominicanas protestaron frente al Palacio Nacional para demandar a los poderes del Estado que garanticen los derechos de las mujeres, violentados por la aprobación del nuevo Código Penal en la Cámara Baja, que penaliza la interrupción del embarazo.

Source: AmecoPress

Family Planning and Environmental Sustainability: Assessing the Science

Is there a scientific evidence base demonstrating that the use of family planning contributes to environmental sustainability? This report explores that question based on a two-year collaborative review of more than 900 peer-reviewed research papers from around the world published from 2005 through early 2016.

Against the ARENA Proposal for longer abortion-related criminal sentences in El Salvador

Civil society and women human rights defender organizations worldwide strongly condemn the proposal of the ARENA party to reform the Penal Code in El Salvador.

Source: AWID and several organizations

Against the ARENA Proposal for longer abortion-related criminal sentences in El Salvador

Civil society and women human rights defender organizations worldwide strongly condemn the proposal of the ARENA party to reform the Penal Code in El Salvador.

Source: AWID and several organizations