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IFPA Welcomes Improved Access to Emergency Contraception

The IFPA has welcomed the availability of the most effective emergency contraceptive pill in pharmacies in Ireland from 1st May 2015. The emergency contraception ellaOne is now directly available from pharmacies without a medical prescription.

Certificate in Contraception for Nurses & Midwives

The IFPA's next Certificate in Contraception for Nurses and Midwives takes place on Saturday 10th and Sunday 11th October 2015.

One Day Sexual Health Training

The IFPA's next one-day sexual health training takes place on Thursday 17th September 2015.

Launch of factsheets by Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Charlie Flanagan

The All Party Oireachtas Interest Group on Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and Development, of which the IFPA is the Secretariat, has developed a set of factsheets on the importance of sexual and reproductive health and rights for the post-2015 global development agenda — the Sustainabl

Irish Family Planning Association Calls on all Parties to Commit to Repeal of Art 40.3.3

The IFPA, as Ireland's leading provider of pregnancy counselling, has called on all political parties to commit to repeal Article 40.3.3. of the Constitution to allow for legal abortion services in Ireland.

Had Unprotected Sex? What Next...

Had Unprotected Sex? What Next... is a new infographic from the IFPA for young people who may have had unprotected sex.

Women Urged to 'Share the Wisdom’ about Cervical Screening

Women are being urged to ‘share the wisdom’ with their female loved ones that regular smear tests can prevent cervical cancer.

IFPA Newsletter February 2015

Our February newsletter is out! Read the current issue here and sign up to receive future newsletters here.

Right to Travel for Abortion Not a Reality in Ireland

Many women in Ireland experience huge challenges in trying to travel out of the State for an abortion.

UN Human Rights Committee & Ireland's Abortion Laws

In July 2014, the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Committee conducted its fourth periodic review of Ireland.


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