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Questions from the Citizens' Assembly

We spent a lot of time last weekend at the IFPA watching and discussing the Citizens’ Assembly. The discussions raised some important questions.

Irish Family Planning Association welcomes Government recognition of harms of abortion law

Today, 30th November 2016, the Irish Family Planning Association (IFPA) welcomes the Government decision to offer compensation to Amanda Mellet for rights violations caused by Ireland’s restrictive abortion law.

Reforming Ireland’s abortion laws: Developing women-centred healthcare practice in post-repeal Ireland

At 6.30pm on Wednesday, 7th December 2016, the IFPA will host its annual seminar at the Ashling Hotel, Parkgate St., Dublin 8.

Video: How Investment in Family Planning Safeguards Women's Human Rights

How can developed countries support global health and wellbeing and contribute to ending poverty? Here's one way. By supporting access to family planning for women and girls.

Ensure the potential of the world’s 60 million 10-year-old girls, urges new UN report

The UNFPA State of World Population Report 2016 urges nations to ensure the potential of the world's 60 million 10-year-old girls.

Citizens’ Assembly will not fulfill Government’s human rights obligations

The forthcoming Citizens' Assembly is not a sufficient measure to bring Ireland’s abortion laws into compliance with human rights standards.

Looking to hire therapy rooms?

The IFPA has two dedicated therapy rooms available for hire from October 2016 in our Dublin city centre clinic.

DCU logo Launch of First University Programme on Sexuality and Sexual Health Education

The IFPA and Dublin City University have partnered to develop and deliver Ireland's first university programme on sexuality and sexual health education, which will commence in September 2017.

UN: Ireland's abortion laws subjected woman to cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment

The UN Human Rights Committee has ruled that Ireland's abortion laws subjected a woman to discrimination and cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment.

Know it, own it! Your sexual rights matter Know It, Own It: Your Sexual Rights Matter

Know It, Own It: Your Sexual Rights Matter is a new global campaign calling for better quality comprehensive sexuality education (CSE).

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