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Stand with Maria Teresa of #Las17 in El Salvador!

Maria Teresa Rivera of ‪#Las17, a group of women in El Salvador who, upon accessing healthcare facilities as a result of life-threatening obstetrical complications, were accused of having undergone an abortion and wrongfully imprisoned.

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Stand with Maria Teresa of #Las17 in El Salvador!

Maria Teresa Rivera of ‪#Las17, a group of women in El Salvador who, upon accessing healthcare facilities as a result of life-threatening obstetrical complications, were accused of having undergone an abortion and wrongfully imprisoned.

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Revolutionary Mothering in Northern Cauca, Colombia

Join a new generation of writers, poets, activists, and mothers elaborate on the powerful evocations of their foremothers to highlight a radical reframing of mothering as a social, rather than biological, “practice of creating, nurturing, affirming and supporting life.”

Source: Upside Down World

Telling women to avoid pregnancy is not a solution for HIV and the Zika virus

To the development community on International Day of Action for Women’s Health: don’t curtail our rights by legitimising conservative religious ideologies.

Source: AWID and The Guardian

The Real Story Behind Ireland and Isle of Man Abortion Figures

2015 DoH report shows small change in numbers of women travelling but hide real picture of harm done by Ireland and Isle of Man’s abortion laws. 

The 2015 abortion statistics published by the Department of Health today show minimal differences in the numbers of women travelling to access a safe, legal abortion in England, reporting a slight decrease in the number of women from the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland and a more substantial increase in the number travelling from the Isle of Man.

Source: Abortion Support Network (ASN)

Let’s not just open the door, let’s open the dialogue

The recent Zika outbreak in Latin America and the Caribbean has highlighted some areas where different sectors of the global feminist movement need to deepen reflection and dialogue about how to develop tactics and strategies for moving our collective rights and justice agendas forward.

Source: AWID Forum

Let’s not just open the door, let’s open the dialogue

The recent Zika outbreak in Latin America and the Caribbean has highlighted some areas where different sectors of the global feminist movement need to deepen reflection and dialogue about how to develop tactics and strategies for moving our collective rights and justice agendas forward.

Source: AWID Forum

Let’s not just open the door, let’s open the dialogue

The recent Zika outbreak in Latin America and the Caribbean has highlighted some areas where different sectors of the global feminist movement need to deepen reflection and dialogue about how to develop tactics and strategies for moving our collective rights and justice agendas forward.

Source: AWID Forum

Contest to identify Promising Practices in Addressing HIV from a Gender, Human Rights and Diversity Perspective in Latin America and the Caribbean

The CIM/OAS, UNAIDS, IPPF and DVCN are launching this contest to identify"Promising Practices in Addressing HIV from a Gender, Human Rights and Diversity Perspective in Latin America and the Caribbean".

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Catholics for Choice Statement in Solidarity with Poland

The health, well-being and bodies of women citizens deserve better than what Poland is poised to do to them.

Source: Catholics for Choice