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IPPF hosted a G7 Ministerial Roundtable entitled Empower Women and Girls, Empower Humanity: Bodily Autonomy and Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR).
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) would like to clarify the confusion regarding the ‘IPPFWHR’, International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC), and CHANGE merger. IPPF is not merging with the IWHC and CHANGE.
New data from the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) has revealed that unless alternative funding is sourced, the UK government's £131 million ($186 million) cut to UNFPA Supplies – the largest provider of donated contraception for some of the world's poorest communities - will lead to an estimated additional: 2.4 million unintended pregnancies, 685,000 unsafe abortions and 7,447 maternal deaths across IPPF's services alone before the end of 2021
IPPF has been informed that the UK government has made significant cuts to the UK aid budget, including allocated funding for vital sexual and reproductive health services. The brutal cuts are a tragic blow for the world's poorest and most marginalized women and girls.
IPPF welcomes the adoption of the outcome resolution on the CPD’s special theme on population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development at its 54th session.
The health workforce is the backbone of every health system and is essential to achieving the right to health for all. Global leaders must ensure frontline healthcare workers are prioritized during the vaccine rollout.
IPPF has been recognized as a very high scorer in the 2021 Global 50/50 Report – a review of the equality and gendered-related policies and practices of 201 global organizations active in health and health policy.
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) welcomes the news of Angola decriminalizing same-sex relationships. IPPF recognizes and congratulates activists, advocates and organizations that helped make this historic change in the law possible.
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) welcomes the news of President Biden’s decision to keep his promise and repeal the harmful Global Gag Rule (GGR) – also known as the Mexico City Policy.
As of 27 January, a near-total ban on abortion has become the reality for women in Poland as the October 2020 judgement of the country’s Constitutional Tribunal was published in the journal of laws.