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8 ways Ipas will make a difference in 2024

…from leaders and activists involved in Latin America’s Green Wave feminist movement that has driven abortion law reform across the region (participants above with their green bandanas, the now-famous symbol…

In historic shift, Argentina legalizes abortion

…advocates here and across Latin America have worn green handkerchiefs, becoming known as the “green wave” washing across the region—and showing the power of collective activism to build a more…

‘She had done nothing wrong’

…the “green wave” of abortion rights activism continues to sweep through the region, beginning with a historic victory in Argentina in 2020 and a recent court ruling in Colombia that…

The Americas

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Abortion rights and access vary widely across the Americas, but powerful movements for abortion rights are growing. The Green Wave feminist movement

Mexico

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Abortion access in Mexico is expanding as a growing advocacy movement gains traction. In 2007, Mexico City passed landmark legislation to make

‘A great victory’

…relationship between violence and reproductive autonomy. This consolidated a more comprehensive agenda where longstanding demands converged.

At the regional level, the Green Wave reignited the debate in other countries…

The global impact of Roe’s repeal

…America thanks to the Green Wave feminist movement. Ipas has been a part of that movement, and since Roe’s repeal we’ve been bringing together abortion rights activists from Latin America…

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…This has led to our involvement in expansive movements like the feminist “Green Wave” movement that’s liberalizing abortion laws across Latin America.

2017 Abortion in crisis settings

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…an important and continuing focus for Ipas. This has led to groundbreaking work such as involvement in the “Green Wave” movement which is liberalizing abortion laws in Argentina, Mexico and…

Latin America and the Caribbean

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This regional program works with partners across Latin America and the Caribbean to make high-quality sexual and reproductive health care more widely

About Us

We work with partners around the world to advance reproductive justice by expanding access to abortion and contraception.

Ipas Sustainable Abortion Care

Our Work

The global movement for legal, accessible abortion is growing. Our staff and partners in countries as diverse as Bolivia, Malawi and India are working to ensure all people can access high-quality abortion care.

Where We Work

The global movement for legal, accessible abortion is growing. Our staff and partners in countries as diverse as Bolivia, Malawi and India are working to ensure all people can access high-quality abortion care.

Resources

Our materials are designed to help reproductive health advocates and professionals expand access to high-quality abortion care.

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Abortion VCAT resources

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