We believe in a world where every person can determine their own future.

Ipas works globally to expand access to abortion and contraception

All people have the right to make fundamental decisions about their own bodies and health. That’s why we work with diverse local, regional and international partners toward the goal of reproductive justice: a world where all human rights are respected, protected and fulfilled.

Abortion is health care.

You can give women and girls everywhere the opportunity to determine their own futures.

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Advancing gender equity

Advancing gender equity

Men can play a crucial role—as partners, family members, community leaders and professionals—in expanding abortion access.

Abortion in humanitarian settings

Abortion in humanitarian settings

People in crisis settings are at higher risk of unwanted pregnancy and unsafe abortion—and urgently need access to safe abortion and contraception.

Abortion in humanitarian settings

Abortion self-care

We are committed to supporting a woman’s right to have an abortion using pills—on her own, when and where she wants.

In the face of COVID-19 and gender-based violence, Ipas DRC is helping sustain access to reproductive health care

During COVID-19, women and girls around the world have faced a surge in gender-based violence (GBV) linked to lockdowns and stay-at-home orders issued by governments in response to the pandemic.

Why we need to make reproductive justice part of the climate conversation and our climate action plan

In the coastal town of Joal in Senegal, the community are dependent on the sea for everything from their food to their livelihoods. But a reduction in rainfall, plus an influx of sea water and algae, caused by rising sea levels and erosion, means that many species of fish that used to flourish in the mangroves no longer do so.

New regional network launches for safe abortion in Francophone Africa

A bold new effort to coordinate and catalyze the safe abortion movement across Francophone Africa is under way.