Yearly Archives: 2014

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…

Monthly Roundup: Irish Abortion in the UK, Gallardón’s Law in Spain and Buffer zones in the US

Welcome to the ARC News Roundup – where each month our media team examines how abortion is discussed at home and abroad. The UK Department of Health statistics revealed that…