Category Archives: Repeal the 8th

Why Ireland Still Needs ARC and Why ARC Still Needs You

Why Ireland Still Needs ARC and Why ARC Still Needs You!

We achieved the incredible when we repealed the 8th last May, but the fight for free, safe, legal and local abortion across Ireland is far from over. We need volunteers…

Oslo collage

Advice from Norway: remain vigilant

On the 13th of October we were invited to speak about the campaign to repeal the 8th amendment in Oslo. We were joined by Polish activists Krystyna Kacpura, Executive Director…

Press release: People across Ireland are still waiting for basic human rights to abortion care

This International Human Rights Day, the Abortion Rights Campaign says that the time for action on abortion rights is long overdue. Today, on International Human Rights Day 2018, the Abortion…

The Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill Final Stage has passed by 90 votes to 15.

Press Release: Abortion legislation must be passed in time for January 2019 deadline

The Government has a duty to ensure that legislation is passed as soon as possible to ensure the timely provision of abortion services and stop even more pregnant people having…

Phillipines conference

Ireland’s result had given hope that change was possible

Two months after the referendum campaign the Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) was invited to a conference in the Philippines. It was hosted by the Philippine Safe Abortion Advocacy Network. In…