bioethics folders

Abortion - Medical termination of Pregnancy(MTP)


Bioethics press synthesis

Changes in recourse to abortion in the Netherlands

06 February 2018

Since 2000 (with the exception of 2015), the number of abortions practised in the Netherlands has been declining. This was highlighted in a report published by...

Canada: to benefit from summer job grants, "sexual and reproductive rights" must be recognised

30 January 2018

In late December, the Canadian Federal Ministry for Employment and Workforce Development amended its criteria for financing the "Canada Summer Job" programme,...

Planned Parenthood Association - public health organisation or political movement?

29 January 2018

In its annual activity report, the American organisation, Planned Parenthood, reveals that 321,384 abortions were performed in 2017, generating a profit of $98...

Law to liberalise abortion rejected in Poland

29 January 2018

In the context of restricted access to abortion in Poland (see Poland: One hundred MPs demand the Constitutional Court to challenge exceptions to abortion...


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