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Latest from Ipas

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.

Ipas study in Nigeria provides more evidence that people can safely manage their own abortions

In Nigeria, where abortion is highly restricted and access to services is limited, more and more people are self-managing their abortions after going to patent medicine vendors (PMVs) for abortion information and pills.

Taking action to ‘shift the paradigm’ on postabortion care in Indonesia

Ipas Indonesia is using the momentum of new national guidelines on postabortion care to “shift the paradigm” on women’s reproductive health in the country.

U.S. House makes history and says ‘no’ to Helms Amendment

A crucial vote for reproductive health, rights and justice

Youth support for sexual and reproductive rights grows in the DRC

Representatives of seven youth groups from across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are joining forces to advocate for sexual and reproductive health and rights, including safe abortion care in accordance with the Maputo Protocol.