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Warsaw Call to Action

The WARSAW CALL TO ACTION is the outcome document of the meeting of 28 SRHR activists representing 17 countries of Central and Eastern Europe, which was organized by ASTRA Central and Eastern European Women’s Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. The WARSAW CALL TO ACTION was formulated by sexual and reproductive health and […]

WARSAW CALL TO ACTION!

The WARSAW CALL TO ACTION is the outcome document of the meeting of 28 SRHR activists representing 17 countries of Central and Eastern Europe, which was organized by ASTRA Central and Eastern European Women’s Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights. The WARSAW CALL TO ACTION was formulated by sexual and reproductive health and […]

Pro-choice victory in ECHR!

European Court of Human Rights’s Judgment in the case P. and S. v. Poland Announced Today. European Court of Human Rights announced its judgment today in the case P. and S. v. Poland. Federation for Women and Family Planning and its lawyers have been involved in the case from the very beginning. It is a […]

Civil Society Platform to Promote SRHR Beyond 2015

The idea for the Platform and for a Coordinating Committee was discussed at a workshop organised in Brussels on 21-22 May. The participants in this workshop consisted of representatives from 11 SRHR networks (international, regional and youth) and from North-America (North-America doesn’t have a SRHR network). The list of networks is given below. During the […]

ASTRA Network annual meeting starts tomorrow!

ASTRA Network annual meeting will take place in Warsaw, 18th-19th October, 2012. Activists from 25 SRHR organizations across Central and Eastern Europe will meet to dscuss ASTRA Network’s strategic plan and our role in the ICPD+20 review process. Our monitoring report RECLAIMING AND REDEFINING RIGHTS. ICPD+20: Status of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in […]

Polish Parliament considers further restrictions in access to abortion

Today the Polish parliament voted on two draft laws regarding reproductive rights. The first one was Act on conscious parenthood that aimed at liberalizing abortion, introducing comprehensive sexual education and guaranteeing access to subsidized contraception. Although the debate showed lack of understanding of the links between number of abortions and proper sexual education and use […]

Pro-choice victory in CoE

Council of Europe: Anti-Choice initiative blocked by 100 MPs at an initial stage. Back in July 2012, a number of anti-choice MPs headed by Chair of the EPP- European People’s Party (most powerful and largest centre-right block at PACE) tabled a Motion for a Resolution entitled “Combating eugenics and discrimination against people with disabilities” . […]

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