CHAIRHon. Dr Hedy Fry, MP, LPC
VICE-CHAIRSElizabeth May, MP, GP Senator Mobina Jaffer, LPC Christine Moore, MP, NDP Pam Damoff, MP, LPC
DIRECTORSSenator Raynell Andreychuk, CPC Chandra Arya, MP, LPC Anne Minh-Thu Quach, MP, NDP Julie Dabrusin, MP, LPC
The Annual General Meeting of the Canadian Association of Parliamentarians on Population and Development (CAPPD) will be held on Tuesday April 12th 2016.
Please note that elections for the CAPPD Executive Committee will be held during this AGM. In keeping with the Constitution, members of the Executive Committee are elected for [...]
Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights conducted an analysis of the ways in which sexual and reproductive health-related issues were addressed in Budget 2016. The analysis examines spending in the areas of: health care, Indigenous peoples, child care, Status of Women Canada and official development assistance. While [...]
Source: The Daily Beast | Anna Lekas Miller
Chile is one of only six countries in the world that forbids abortion even in cases of rape and incest—but a new bill could legalize the practice in extreme cases.
Earlier this month, Chile’s lower chamber voted in favor of legalizing abortion [...]
Source: ReWire | Commentary by Luisa Cabal
Local governments and public officials should look to the reproductive rights and HIV and AIDS movements for insights into the ways in which they can more effectively center the needs of those most marginalized while fighting the Zika virus outbreak.
The Zika [...]