Announcements

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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 welcomes UNESCO’s 2016 Global Education Monitoring Report (GEMR) launched today, which sheds stark light on how off track we are in meeting education targets adopted as part of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) only a year ago. Education is ...
Today at the 49th meeting of the United Nations Commission on Population and Development in New York, IPPF’s Director General, Tewodros Melesse spoke to a full room as part of a side-event panel addressing the topic of young people in ...
On International Women’s Day, the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) has welcomed a new commentary from UN experts which says that the right to sexual and reproductive health is indivisible from other human rights. “It is absolutely right for the ...
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) today launched its new seven year Strategic Framework which will renew and strengthen its commitment to support the rights of women and girls to decide freely and for themselves whether, when and how many ...
“To live to their full potential, young people need to have the autonomy to make their own informed decisions about contraception.” World Contraception Day takes place on September 26th every year, its aim is to improve awareness of contraception and ...
Nearly 10,000 Australian citizens have thrown their weight behind an online campaign calling on the Australian Government to ensure that cuts to overseas aid don’t undermine women’s and girl’s right to decide what happens to their body, the size of ...
The World Association of Sexual Health (WAS) has awarded Doortje Braeken – IPPF’s Senior Adviser on Adolescents, Gender and Rights, Programmes & Technical - their prestigious individual Gold Medal in recognition of her lifetime’s contribution to sexual health. She will ...
Recognizing the vital role of family planning and sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in the new development agenda, the UK All-Party Parliamentary Group on Population, Development and Reproductive Health invited interested organizations to provide written submissions on ‘ ...
In February IPPF Director General Tewodros Melesse addressed the 2nd Meeting of Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) Senior Health Officials in Brussels with the key messages that sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) must be a key ...