World Contraception Day

World Contraception Day takes place on September 26th every year. The annual worldwide campaign centers around a vision where every pregnancy is wanted. Launched in 2007, WCD’s mission is to improve awareness of contraception and to enable young people to make informed choices on their...

30 August, 2022

Free ESC webinar: “Why is one hormone not enough?” – Wednesday 21 September 2022

Register now.   Moderators: Helena Kopp Kallner Senior consultant in Ob/Gyn, Danderyd Hospital, PhD Karolinska Institutet, Sweden Manuela Farris Consultant in Ob/Gyn, Italian Association for Demografic Education (AIED) Rome, Italy   Programme: Petra Stute MD, PhD, Bern, Switzerland Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Clinic...

27 July, 2022

FIGO and WATOG launch essay competition for trainees

The deadline for entry is 15 August 2022 at 23:59 UTC+1. Please visit the FIGO website for more details and to enter:

26 July, 2022

Open access – ESC Editorial: June 24th, 2022: once a right is obtained, it can no longer be lost!

Editorial by Helena Kopp Kallner, President of the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) and Giovanni Grandi, Editor in Chief of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care June 24th, 2022: once a right is obtained, it can no longer be...

12 July, 2022

ESC Calls on European Leaders to Act Now to Protect Access to Abortion

ESC endorses the Call to action from the Center for Reproductive Rights. The decision by the United States Supreme Court in Dobbs vs. Jackson Women’s Health Organization overturns Roe v. Wade, thereby dismantling the U.S. constitutional right to abortion. The decision will have a profound...

29 June, 2022

Join our Website and Multimedia Committee (WMC)

 We are looking for enthusiastic members to join from all areas of sexual and reproductive health including midwives, counsellors, nurses, researchers, educators – and doctors too of course! The Website & Multimedia Committee identifies and/or creates materials that members and the public would find relevant...

27 June, 2022