Category Archives: Facts

Let’s Talk About: Period Poverty

Roughly half of the world’s female population is of reproductive age. Periods should be seen as a normal bodily function and should be treated respectfully. Yet, periods continue to be…

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ARC policy submission on misuse of criminal law in abortion

The Misuse of Criminal Law Regarding Abortion in Ireland and Northern Ireland Submitted to the International Commission of Jurists, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, and Office of the UN…

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Let’s talk about: why we need free contraception

In this blog post from our ‘Let’s talk about’ series, we talk about why ‘free, safe and legal’ is crucial for more than just abortion, and the importance of removing…

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Need an abortion?

  As of 1st of January 2019, abortion is legal and available in Ireland in certain circumstances. This is what you can do if you are now pregnant and want…

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ARC policy submission on RSE in Irish schools

ARC’s reponse to the Irish National Council for Curriculum Assessment Consultation on Relationships and Sexuality Education in Irish schools.