Category Archives: Northern Ireland

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Press release: UK DOH abortion figures show hundreds still have to travel for care

From: Alliance for Choice, the Abortion Rights Campaign & Abortion Support Network UK DOH abortion figures show that hundreds still have to leave the island for care 1,389 women gave…

Press Release: Abortion Rights Campaign welcomes remote consultation in the Republic, but says urgent action is needed to ensure access in Northern Ireland

The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) welcomes the new model of care allowing doctors to consult with patients entirely by phone or videoconference for abortion in primary care settings. Telemedicine to…

Press Release: Activists across the island call for emergency measures to include abortion telemedicine

17/03/2020 Across the Island of Ireland, we are coming to terms with social distancing, and the huge additional burden that will be placed on our healthcare systems due to the…

Letter to Rt. Hon. Brandon Lewis MP, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland

Dear Secretary of State: We write to you from the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC), a grassroots campaign representing pregnant people across the island of Ireland. We wish to express our…

Press Release: The North is now. Today marks a historic change that is long overdue

As of today, abortion has been decriminalised and same-sex marriage legalised across Northern Ireland. This is a momentous step for human rights in the North and a testament to the…