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IPPF is committed to tackling abortion stigma at the individual, community, institutional and legal levels. This year, thanks to the Packard Foundation, we are pleased once again to be offering funding for youth-led projects tackling abortion stigma. These grants (of ...
International Planned Parenthood Federation and Marie Stopes International (MSI) announced at their annual Donors meetings this week, a new Organisational Agreement between the two organisations to respond to the challenging environment in delivering sexual and reproductive health services and rights. ...
Tewodros Melesse, Director General of IPPF visited Japan on 5-7 June with two of IPPF’s senior management team members. During his visit, Mr Melesse attended the first policy dialogue between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and IPPF and met with ...
Last year, IPPF’s Governing Council adopted reforms to ensure IPPF is set up to be run as efficiently and effectively as possible. The reforms are aimed at making decision-making quicker, guaranteeing the quality of board members and gaining the best ...
IPPF works in over 170 countries through its 152 Member Associations, with a global staff of 30,000, and millions of volunteers. Every three years, IPPF honours individuals and organisations from within the federation who have made outstanding contributions to the ...
IPPF has welcomed the election of Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus as the next Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO). IPPF Director General Tewodros Melesse said: “I wish Dr Tedros every success as he takes on the task of ...
IPPF’s Director General, Tewodros Melesse, has announced that he is to retire from his role of leading the global federation. Mr Melesse, who has been Director General since 2011, will retire in May 2018, allowing time for the recruitment and ...
IPPF’s Director General, Tewodros Melesse, has paid tribute to the Government and people of Japan, following the announcement that Japan will support the provision of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for 2017. The Japanese Government has announced that ...
IPPF opened its Asia Pacific Hub in Bangkok on 29 March 2017, creating the biggest sexual and reproductive health and rights organization in Asia Pacific. The IPPF Hub is comprised of the East and South East Asia and Oceania Region ...
Over the last two weeks, governments from across the world came together at the United Nations 61st Commission on the Status of Women to negotiate an intergovernmental agreement on women’s economic empowerment in the changing world of work. The Commission ...