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05/04/2017 - 14:04
The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health opened the call for nominations for 120 under 40: The New Generation of Family Planning Leaders, a project that highlights the achievements of the next generation of...
28/03/2017 - 15:42
On 11 March 2017 prof.em. John Newton,  President of the Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Healthcare (FFPRHC) from 1997 to 2001 died from cardiac failure at the age of 78.
08/03/2017 - 16:00
On International Women’s Day (IWD), Family Planning 2020 (FP2020) joins the international community in celebrating the achievements, strength, and resilience of girls and women everywhere. Today we reflect on global progress towards creating a just and sustainable world -- while...
08/03/2017 - 13:49
The members of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Group (STAG) and the Gender and Rights Advisory Panel (GAP) of the UNDP/UNFPA/UNICEF/WHO/World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP) published a statement about the current global...
06/03/2017 - 12:43
The Diczfalusy Foundation organised its 10th Annual Meeting between 30th November and 2nd December 2016. The meeting had a special significance as the 10 years anniversary of the Foundation, established by Professor Egon Diczfalusy. Unfortunately Egon Diczfalusy passed away on 19 September 2016...
23/02/2017 - 13:05
A new commentary in the New England Journal of Medicine highlights how the FDA’s overregulation of mifepristone (the abortion pill) is medically unnecessary AND harmful to women seeking care. They suggest that Mifepristone’s 16 years of safe & effective use in the U.S. prove it...
20/02/2017 - 12:48
The European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health Expert Group on Abortion identified as one of its priorities to disseminate up-to-date evidence-based information on postabortion contraception to healthcare providers. A concise communication was produced which summarises the latest...
10/02/2017 - 14:04
We are pleased to announce the following projects were awarded with an ESC grant:
07/02/2017 - 13:24
This review about a fertility awareness-based mobile application for contraception, written by Elina Berglund Scherwitzl, Kristina Gemzell Danielsson, Jonas A. Sellberg and Raoul Scherwitzl already has been viewed nearly 7500 times, being the most viewed article of the European Journal of...
07/02/2017 - 13:16
The Museum for Contraception and Abortion (Vienna, Austria) published the book "Der Detektiv der fruchtbaren Tage" about the Austrian scientist Hermann Knaus. This publication has been supported by an ESC (grant P-2015-A-06).
 

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