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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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
CSW is the principal global policy-making body dedicated exclusively to gender equality and advancement of women. This year’s IPPF is ensuring that sexual and reproductive health and rights are considered central to women’s economic empowerment.
New legislation in Bangladesh which will allow girls under the age of 18 to be married-off legally in “special circumstances” is a step backwards for young woman, the International Planned Parenthood Federation has warned. The Child Marriage restraint Bill 2017 ...
The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) today welcomed the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announcement of $4 million for support to sexual and reproductive health and rights. The funding announcement to IPPF came as governments ...