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    February 6, 2017

    What unites sex workers’ rights and ab...

    Reducing stigma & realising bodily autonomy By @CuteCatriona and Grace Wilentz The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) and the Sex Workers’ Alliance...
  • January 30, 2017

    Strike 4 Repeal

      August 26th, 1970, the United States. 24th October 1975, Iceland. 3rd October 2016, Poland. 19th October 2016, Argentina. On each of these date...
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    January 10, 2017

    Abortion Rights Campaign analysis of Sat...

      As we have done before, this weekend we followed the livestream of the Citizens’ Assembly (CA) proceedings as they met for the second time to...
  • November 21, 2016

    Abortion Rights Campaign Values and Incl...

    ARC aspires to be inclusive and representative of the varied groups of people affected by Ireland’s restrictive abortion laws. We believe this requi...
  • October 26, 2016

    PRESS RELEASE: Abortion Rights Campaign ...

      ABORTION RIGHTS CAMPAIGN CONCERNED THAT VOICES OF THOSE AFFECTED BY THE 8TH AMENDMENT NOT BEING HEARD AT CITIZENS’ ASSEMBLY The grassroots ac...
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Strike 4 Repeal

  August 26th, 1970, the United States. 24th October 1975, Iceland. 3rd October 2016, Poland. 19th October 2016, Argentina. On each of these dates, in each of these countries, thousands…

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Abortion Rights Campaign Submission to the Citizens’ Assembly

  The Abortion Rights Campaign is the largest grassroots pro-choice organisation in Ireland. In the attached document, which represents the first half of our submission, we have outlined the reasons…

Open Letter to the Citizens’ Assembly

We are disappointed not to have been invited to present at the Citizens’ Assembly sessions on 4-5 March. The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) is the largest pro-choice group in Ireland….

Government unable to provide answers on abortion at CEDAW hearings

Press Release from the Abortion Rights Campaign – February 16th 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For media inquiries please contact: media@abortionrights.ie Government unable to provide answers on abortion as Irish State…

From local to global – how a grass roots organisation gets to speak in front of the UN

  Last year, ARC got an amazing opportunity to participate in International Women’s Rights Action Watch (IWRAR) Asia Pacific from Global to Local training. This training is specially designed to…

Disruption to Abortion Services in the UK Means Some Women from Ireland Must Travel to Other Countries

Women and pregnant people in Ireland are having difficulty obtaining appointments for treatment at UK clinics due to high demand. The Abortion Support Network, who help hundreds of women travel…

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What unites sex workers’ rights and abortion rights movements?

Reducing stigma & realising bodily autonomy By @CuteCatriona and Grace Wilentz The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) and the Sex Workers’ Alliance Ireland (SWAI) are part of a larger, integrated movement for…