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    March 8, 2014

    Myth #8: Ireland is ‘pro-life̵...

      Welcome to Day 8 of ’8 Days – 8 Reasons to Repeal the 8th’, where each day running to International Women’s Day, Aborti...
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    September 27, 2013

    An all Island weekend of Abortion Rights...

    The Abortion Rights Campaign [ARC] have joined with Pro-Choice groups from across Ireland and Northern Ireland to organise a series of events which ob...
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    July 12, 2013

    Legislation we cannot live with: The Pro...

    The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) welcomes the Irish government’s initiative in moving the Protection of Life During Pregnancy Bill, while noti...
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    June 27, 2013

    LEGISLATION WE CAN’T LIVE WITH

    The Abortion Rights Campaign [ARC] regretfully announces that following extensive analysis, we find the ‘Protection of Life During Pregnancy’ Bill...
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    June 13, 2013

    Women’s Hands Tied by Abortion Bill

    The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) welcomes the publication of the draft bill as a move towards the government fulfilling their obligations under Iri...

Abortion Rights Campaign calls on Government to follow UN recommendations to hold referendum on Article 40.3.3°

Thursday 24 July 2014 The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) has today welcomed a call for wider abortion access in Ireland by a UN committee of international human rights experts. The…

ARC members attend Pro choice counter-rally in Belfast

On July 5th ARC members travelled to Belfast to join the Rally for Choice - a demonstration countering the All Ireland Rally for Life. A Press Release from Rally for Choice Ireland said the…

Abortion, Ireland & Human Rights – What? Who? How?

            This week, the Abortion Rights Campaign contributed to a joint statement, sent representatives, and delivered an address to the UN Human Rights Committee to…

ARC members to speak about Ireland’s Compliance with Human Rights Covenant

Members of the Abortion Rights Campaign are in Geneva today, attending Ireland’s examination by the United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHR Committee). Representatives of the State will also be there, responding to,…

Guidelines fall far short of safeguarding pregnant women’s lives

Following the story broken by the Irish Times on Thursday July 3rd, the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) acknowledged the publishing of guidelines on the implementation of the Protection of Life…