International Planned Parenthood Federation ( IPPF )


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The International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is a global non-governmental organization with the broad aims of promoting sexual and reproductive health, and advocating the right of individuals to make their own choices in family planning. It was first formed in 1952 in Bombay, India at the Third International Conference on Planned Parenthood and now consists of more than 149 Member Associations working in more than 189 countries. The IPPF is highly developed and organized into six regions.

IPPF press release, blog etc

12/18/2017 - 01:46 IPPFs Director General Designate welcomes Japans commitment to sexual and reproductive health at UHC Forum 2017
12/07/2017 - 06:09 Al Jazeera highlights Global Gag Rule impact for IPPF Member Association in Mozambique
11/20/2017 - 06:06 IPPF elects new President and Honorary Treasurer
11/20/2017 - 03:33 Dr Alvaro Bermejo has been appointed as the next Director General of the International Planned Parenthood Federation
10/03/2017 - 07:13 IPPFs Director General welcomes appointment of new UNFPA Executive Director
09/22/2017 - 08:39 IPPF at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly
09/09/2017 - 00:48 Urgent: Support our humanitarian response to Hurricanes Irma, Jose, and Katia and the earthquake in Mexico.
07/11/2017 - 00:46 IPPF lauds news commitments made at London FP Summit
06/15/2017 - 16:55 New International Planned Parenthood Federation and Marie Stopes International agreement to strengthen future global family planning services
06/14/2017 - 05:51 Strengthening collaboration further between Japan and IPPF
06/05/2017 - 07:21 IPPF Director General leads the Federation in paying tribute to Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin
06/01/2017 - 08:59 IPPF Governing Council appoints six external advisers
05/30/2017 - 01:17 IPPF honours outstanding contributions to sexual and reproductive health and rights
05/23/2017 - 13:10 IPPF welcomes Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus as new DG of WHO
05/22/2017 - 02:08 Tewodros Melesse to retire from IPPF's Director General role
05/16/2017 - 11:24 Global Gag Rule expansion will leave a fatal legacy for generations
05/08/2017 - 11:02 Sayana efforts will help widen contraceptive choice for worlds poorest and neglected women says IPPF
04/04/2017 - 03:20 IPPF reacts to US Government decision to withdraw funding from UNFPA