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IPPF is changing. By choice. For choice.
IPPF’s Member Associations overwhelmingly gave their support for radical reform of the Federation, at a historic General Assembly in New Delhi. It will pave the way for us to move forward and build a Federation that is more agile, transparent and most importantly, one that will better serve the people we are here for.
In pictures: From humanitarian emergencies to a historic referendum – a decade delivering care
Over the past decade we have continued to meet need in a constantly changing world. We now look to the new decade with re-energized vigour putting care at the forefront of our mission to ensure women, men, young people and families can live their lives in dignity and safety.
Tanzania: Fighting back against the Global Gag Rule
In 2017, the US administration implemented the Global Gag Rule, a policy that denied funding to organizations that provided abortion care. This meant that UMATI, our Member Association in Tanzania, was forced to close 5 clinics – but emergency funding has allowed quality services to continue.
A lifelong fight for gender equality: In conversation with with Carmen Barroso
Carmen Barroso may be 75 years old but she shows no signs of slowing down in her fight for gender equality. IPPF caught up with her to discuss feminism, gender equality and what impact International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) in Cairo made on sexual and reproductive health and rights.