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IPPF – IMAP Statement on SRH services in Humanitarian settings

Statement Today, unprecedented numbers of people are living in a state of crisis or emergency. In 2018, it is estimated that 135.7 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance, with conflict and natural disasters predicted to be the biggest drivers.1 Of those in need,...

20 September, 2018

UK Government confirms plans to approve the home-use of early abortion pills

The government will legalise the home-use of early medical abortion pills in England by the end of the year. Under the plans, women will be allowed to take the second of 2 early abortion pills in the safe and familiar surroundings of their own home....

11 September, 2018

Consensus statement on “Effect of exogenous estrogens and progestogens on the course of migraine during reproductive age” now available online

Now available online: Effect of exogenous estrogens and progestogens on the course of migraine during reproductive age: a consensus statement by the European Headache Federation (EHF) and the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC). We systematically reviewed data about the effect of exogenous...

06 September, 2018

TTT course: Update & Russian version

3 developments related to the ESC Teaching-tool We will once again offer the option to people teaching in the field of contraception and opinion leaders to visit an ESC-TTT course in Belgrade in November. You can find more course details here. Registration deadline: 15 September...

09 August, 2018

Call for program suggestions for the 2020 ESC Congress in Dublin

Theme: ‘Cultural and ethnic diversity in a changing Europe – Let the conversation begin.’ We are well aware that an attractive innovative scientific program is essential to reach success. It would be helpful to have your view on what we should include in the program....

09 July, 2018

WHO Survey

The World Health Organization is supporting the development of a minimum data set (core outcome set) for abortion trials, called the STAR project, as part of the global COMET initiative. Research studies on abortion have collected and reported many different outcomes and outcome measures, but...

07 June, 2018