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2021 EU-NGO Human Rights Forum to Feature Center Executives

2021 EU-NGO Human Rights Forum to feature executives from the Center for Reproductive Rights.

COVID-19, SRHR General,Europe,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,Events

In Europe, Coronavirus Created an Obstacle Course for Safe Abortions

The New York Times quotes Leah Hoctor, Europe director of the Center for Reproductive Rights, in an article on how border closings and Covid-19 cases during the coronavirus pandemic have affected access to abortion services [...]

Abortion, COVID-19,Europe,Around the World,Center in the Spotlight

News in Brief on COVID-19 and SRHR in Europe: 10 April – 3 May

Contraception, COVID-19,Europe,Reporting on Rights,Documents

Bulletin COVID-19 and SRHR in Europe News 9 April 2020

Abortion, COVID-19,Europe,Reporting on Rights,Documents

European governments must ensure safe and timely access to abortion care during the COVID-19 pandemic

Joint civil society statement   The COVID-19 pandemic and public health crisis is presenting grave challenges for health care systems across Europe. As European countries work to address the pandemic, protect their populations, and meet [...]

Abortion, COVID-19, Access to Quality Care,Europe,Reporting on Rights,News

Statement on COVID and SRHR

Abortion, COVID-19,Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America & Caribbean, United States,Around the World,Documents

New Report: Roma Women Experience Discrimination, Receive Poor Reproductive Health Care In Slovakia

New Report: Roma Women Experience Discrimination, Receive Poor Reproductive Health Care In Slovakia European Union Pledges 500 Million Euros Towards Gender Equality Fund (PRESS RELEASE) Roma women living in Slovakia report facing discrimination, segregation and [...]

Abortion, Legal Protections, Contraception, Legal Protections, Discriminatory Policies, Right to Care, Maternal Health, Access to Quality Care,Europe, Slovakia, Accountability Bodies, European Human Rights System,At the United Nations, Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,News

Center Submission regarding Constitutionality of Croatia’s Act on Health Measures for the Realization of the Right to Freely Decide on the Childbirth

Abortion, Legal Protections, Legal Restrictions, HIV/AIDS, Discriminatory Policies,Europe, Croatia,At the United Nations, Reporting on Rights,Documents

Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.

Reproductive Rights Violations—Torture By Any Other Name

A woman living with HIV in Chile is forcibly sterilized while unconscious and undergoing a cesarean delivery. A Kenyan woman, along with her newborn child, is detained for weeks by hospital staff in miserable conditions. [...]

Abortion, Legal Restrictions, Discriminatory Policies, Maternal Health, Coercive Policies,Africa, Kenya, Asia, Philippines, Europe, Latin America & Caribbean, Chile, United States, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Reporting on Rights,News

Celebrating World Contraception Day

Did you know that the average U.S. woman who wants two children will spend five years pregnant, or trying to get pregnant, and 30 years trying to avoid pregnancy? Or that 215 million women worldwide [...]

Contraception, Funding for Reproductive Healthcare, Discriminatory Policies,Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America & Caribbean, United States, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World,News

Center Submission for the Human Rights Committee’s Review of Croatia (2009)

In 2009, the Center submitted a shadow letter to the Human Rights Committee on the situation of sexual and reproductive rights in Croatia.  The shadow letter discussed the state’s systematic failure to provide comprehensive sexual [...]

Adolescent SRHR, Sex Education, Discriminatory Policies,Europe, Croatia,At the United Nations, Reporting on Rights,Documents

Center’s Letter Impacts EU Legislative Process

In December 2008, the Center for Reproductive Rights, together with ASTRA, intervened at a hearing in the European Parliament and held meetings with the European Commission regarding the proposal for a Directive on non-discriminatory access [...]

Abortion, Legal Protections, Discriminatory Policies, Maternal Health, Access to Quality Care,Europe,Engaging Policymakers, Around the World

Human Rights Committee Reviews Croatia

In March and September of 2009, the Center for Reproductive Rights, together with the Center for Education, Counseling and Research (CESI), and Interights, submitted shadow letters on Croatia to the United Nations Human Rights Committee, [...]

Adolescent SRHR, Sex Education, Discriminatory Policies,Europe, Croatia, Accountability Bodies, United Nations,Engaging Policymakers, Reporting on Rights

Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.