Category Archives: Policy & Advocacy

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Press Release: Supreme Court Ruling provides Certainty and Clarity for plans to hold referendum

National Women’s Council of Ireland, Coalition to Repeal the Eighth Amendment, and Abortion Rights Campaign say judgment paves the way for May referendum The three organisations leading the broad-based national…

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Let’s Talk About: Refusals to Provide Abortion Care on Grounds of Conscience

We all deserve timely, local healthcare. After we repeal the 8th we will need to ensure that the law does not contain obstacles to our healthcare. The prospect of doctors…

Explainer: Why are we still waiting for a referendum date?

Why are we still waiting for a definite date for the referendum? Your questions, answered! This week we got some good news: the Cabinet agreed draft wording for the referendum!…

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Press release: Clear and concise wording of enabling clause welcomed by the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC).

The campaign has today welcomed this important step toward a Referendum to Repeal the 8th Amendment. ARC spokesperson Linda Kavanagh said: “While the 8th amendment remains in our constitution all…

Majority continue to support Repeal of the 8th Amendment, but this is no time for complacency, Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) says

Majority continue to support Repeal of the 8th Amendment, but this is no time for complacency, Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) says   Results from today’s Sunday Times’ poll is consistent…