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2018 Abortion Statistics Show Opportunity for Improvement

Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 2:53 pm | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa said the abortion statistics released today by Stats NZ show little change in the general abortion numbers, but point to opportunities for improvement in health care if abortion law reform passes. More >>

ALRANZ Deplores Alabama’s Abortion Bill

Thursday, 16 May 2019, 9:33 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa deplores the Alabama senate’s passage of a bill that makes abortion care illegal even in cases of rape or incest. More >>

Lizzie Marvelly, Golriz Ghahraman call for abortion reform

Tuesday, 19 March 2019, 3:14 pm | ALRANZ

Lizzie Marvelly and Golriz Ghahraman join a public forum calling for real abortion law reform More >>

ALRANZ Welcomes New Poll Results

Friday, 15 March 2019, 9:30 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa welcomes the results of the Newshub/Reid Research poll showing 69.9% of New Zealanders support the decriminalisation of abortion. More >>

ALRANZ Announces New Effort to Combat Abortion Stigma

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 9:42 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa announced a new effort to combat abortion stigma by creating a forum for people to share stories about their abortions anonymously. More >>

ALRANZ Takes Case to Human Rights Review Tribunal

Tuesday, 11 December 2018, 2:17 pm | ALRANZ

ALRANZ announced the Office of Human Rights Proceedings (OHRP) has decided to provide ALRANZ with representation before the Human Rights Review Tribunal (HRRT). More >>

Reproductive Rights March on Wednesday

Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 9:10 am | ALRANZ

On Wednesday, 5 December at 12:30pm ALRANZ is co-sponsoring a march and rally in Wellington along with Organise Aotearoa, the Victoria University Feminist Organisation, and the Feminist Law Society. More >>

ASC Links Housing Shortage and Abortion Rate

Thursday, 29 November 2018, 7:36 pm | ALRANZ

Today the Abortion Supervisory Committee (ASC) told the Justice Select Committee abortions increased among Aucklanders aged 25 – 35, possibly because of the rising cost of living, especially housing costs. More >>

ALRANZ Welcomes Law Commission Report on Abortion Law Reform

Friday, 26 October 2018, 10:43 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ welcomes the release of the Law Commission’s long-awaited report on abortion law reform in New Zealand. More >>

ALRANZ Welcomes Abortion Law Reform in Queensland

Thursday, 18 October 2018, 12:33 pm | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa (ALRANZ) congratulates the Australian state of Queensland on successfully reforming their abortion laws. More >>

ALRANZ Brings Complaint to Human Rights Commission

Monday, 8 October 2018, 9:15 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa (ALRANZ) has brought a complaint to the Human Rights Commission (HRC) about New Zealand’s abortion laws. ALRANZ says the law discriminates against women and pregnant people. More >>

ALRANZ Applauds NCW Abortion Stance

Monday, 3 September 2018, 10:35 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa (ALRANZ) congratulates the National Council of Women of New Zealand (NCW) for reaffirming its commitment to reproductive rights by strengthening its position on abortion law reform at its annual conference in Auckland on Saturday. More >>

Abortion Stats Show Rate Continues to Decrease

Wednesday, 20 June 2018, 10:56 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa MEDIA RELEASE 19 June 2018   Abortion Stats Show Rate Continues to Decrease   Statistics New Zealand reports 13,285 induced abortions were provided in 2017, compared with 12,823 in 2016.  More >>

ALRANZ Congratulates Ireland

Saturday, 26 May 2018, 6:55 pm | ALRANZ

ALRANZ congratulates the Republic of Ireland on the repeal of the 8th amendment. The Irish Times has reported exit polls predict a landslide in favour of changing the constitution to permit the government to introduce legislation allowing pregnant ... More >>

ALRANZ Wishes Ireland a Successful Repeal of the 8th

Friday, 25 May 2018, 3:00 pm | ALRANZ

ALRANZ wishes the Irish people all the best in their referendum to repeal the 8th amendment to Ireland’s constitution and allow Irish women to receive abortion care in the home country. More >>

ALRANZ Thanks Abortion Providers During 40 Days Protests

Thursday, 29 March 2018, 10:18 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ has sent flowers or treats to all abortion services in New Zealand, to thank them for the fine work they do all year. More >>

ALRANZ welcomes Law Commission review

Wednesday, 28 February 2018, 9:30 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ welcomes Justice Minister Little’s call for a Law Commission review of New Zealand’s abortion laws. The Minister said abortion should be treated as a health issue rather than a criminal matter. More >>

ALRANZ Welcomes Promise of Law Reform under Labour

Friday, 20 October 2017, 9:03 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ welcomes the announcement this afternoon of a Labour-led coalition forming the next government. During the campaign, Labour leader, now Prime Minister-elect Jacinda Ardern pledged to decriminalise abortion in New Zealand, saying pregnant ... More >>

Waitemata DHB Denies Woman Abortion

Monday, 18 September 2017, 4:25 pm | ALRANZ

Waitemata DHB Denies Woman Abortion The Wireless has revealed an Auckland woman says a North Shore hospital counselor prevented her from accessing abortion by refusing to allow her to see certifying consultants. The woman was 18 weeks pregnant. She ... More >>

Labour Party Supports Decriminalisation of Abortion

Tuesday, 5 September 2017, 9:09 am | ALRANZ

Labour Party Leader Jacinda Ardern called for the decriminalisation of abortion in the second leaders’ debate of the 2017 election season. More >>



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