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NHS Report on Women’s Health and NZ Law Reform

Wednesday, 4 December 2019, 8:29 am | ALRANZ

Britain’s National Health Service (NHS) has released a report on the state of women’s health in the UK. The report calls for the NHS to take a strategic approach to prevent disease and promote wellness across people’s lifespans. ALRANZ notes ... More >>

Abortion Decriminalised in Northern Ireland

Wednesday, 23 October 2019, 8:01 am | ALRANZ

“Northern Ireland had some of the most punitive and restrictive abortion laws in Europe. Now, they finally have the same laws as the rest of the United Kingdom,” said Terry Bellamak, ALRANZ National president. More >>

COGS Funds Anti-abortion Counselling

Wednesday, 4 September 2019, 11:43 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa condemned Internal Affairs’ funding of non-professional anti-abortion ‘counselling’, as reported on RNZ this morning. More >>

Draft Abortion Law Reform Bill Announced

Monday, 5 August 2019, 11:29 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa welcomes the announcement of the Government’s draft abortion law reform bill. More >>

March and Demonstration to Demand Abortion Law Reform

Monday, 22 July 2019, 8:10 am | ALRANZ

Victoria University Feminist Organisation and ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa, in conjunction with the VUW Feminist Law Students, Organise Aotearoa, Fem Force, and with the support of VUW Student Association announced they are sponsoring a march ... More >>

ALRANZ Hails UK Parliament Vote

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 2:05 pm | ALRANZ

10 July 2019 ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa applauds the United Kingdom Parliament on its historic vote to extend access to abortion and same-sex marriage to Northern Ireland. More >>

Two-Thirds Support Abortion for Any Reason

Friday, 21 June 2019, 10:45 am | ALRANZ

ALRANZ Abortion Rights Aotearoa applauds new research by the University of Auckland, showing two-thirds of New Zealanders support the right to receive abortion care for any reason. More >>

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 >>





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