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Journal highlight, Volume 25, Issue 6

Johannes Bitzer (Editor-in-Chief) chose the following paper as highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: ESC educational tools on contraception and sexual and reproductive health Frans J. M. E. Roumen (Deputy Editor-in-Chief) https://doi.org/10.1080/13625187.2020.1821357 This article is open...

07 December, 2020

EU Parliament urges Polish authorities to repeal law restricting access to emergency contraception

Last week, the Members of the European Parliament adopted a resolution condemning the setback to women’s sexual and reproductive rights in Poland, and drawing attention to the legal obligation of the European Union to uphold and protect these rights. The resolution also urges Polish authorities to repeal...

03 December, 2020

New ESC Board Composition

Dear ESC Member, Some countries needed to vote recently to appoint their representatives in the Board. We are pleased to welcome several new members (*) and two new countries who were not represented in the board in the past: Georgia and Malta. Here is the...

14 October, 2020

World Contraception Day versus Spread scientific evidence!

26th September is #WorldContraceptionDay. The aim of the day is not only to create awareness but also to spread facts and scientific evidence #WCD2020 Watch our webinar recording on Breast cancer risk associated with hormonal contraception and menopause hormone treatment https://escrh.eu/education/webinars Our ESC training improvement...

26 September, 2020

Journal highlight, Volume 25, Issue 5

Johannes Bitzer (Editor-in-Chief) chose the following paper as highlight from the latest issue of the European Journal of Contraception and Reproductive Health Care: Qualitative findings about stigma as a barrier to contraception use: the case of Emergency Hormonal Contraception in Britain and implications for future...

25 September, 2020

IUD – IUS sessions are now UPDATED

Sessions on intrauterine contraception have been updated in the Training improvement Programme and are online now on the ESC homepage: https://escrh.eu/education/training-improvement-programme/ttt-tool-sessions-eng/ https://escrh.eu/education/training-improvement-programme/ In the session Intrauterine devices overview: copper-IUDs and LNG20-IUS (PDF / PDF With notes) published results of new research were added, particularly those...

23 September, 2020