Reproductive rights

Reproductive rights

Guttmacher Institute

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Advocacy
Publisher

Forms an organization focused on sexual and reproductive health research, policy analysis and public education. Publishes "Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health," "International Family Planning Perspectives," "The Guttmacher Report on Public Policy" and special reports on topics pertaining to sexual and reproductive health and rights. Works to protect the reproductive choices of all women and men in the United States and throughout the world and to support their ability to obtain the information and services needed to achieve their full human rights, safeguard their health and exercise their individual responsibilities in regard to sexual behavior and relationships, reproduction and family formation.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
202-296-4012
Email Address: 
info@guttmacher.org
Fax Number: 
202-223-5756
Street Address: 
21st Fl 120 Wall St
City: 
New York
Province: 
New York
Postal/ZIP Code: 
10005
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NARAL Pro-Choice America

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Policy development

Provides links and information on a variety of reproductive rights issues in the United States.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(202) 973-3000
Email Address: 
can@ProChoiceAmerica.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(202) 973-3096
Street Address: 
1156 15th Street, NW Suite 700
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20005

Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Community education/development
Advocacy

Works to ensure reproductive choice through the moral power of religious communities. Provides information on its activities, as well as resources for consumers.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(202) 628-7700
Email Address: 
info@rcrc.org
Website/URL: 
Fax Number: 
(202) 628-7716
Street Address: 
1025 Vermont Ave. NW. Suite 1130
City: 
Washington
Province: 
District of Columbia
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20005

Q Web

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Swedish
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral

Forms a worldwide network for exchange of knowledge, experience and ideas on women's health and gender issues. Documents projects on women's empowerment and health in Sweden and world-wide with focus on developing countries. Disseminates information on ongoing local and global activities on gender and health. Enhances contacts for short and long term exchange, interaction and co-operation.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+46-8-56228800
Email Address: 
louno@kvinnoforum.se
Fax Number: 
+46-8-56228820
Street Address: 
Kvinnoforum, Karlbergsvägen 77 - SE- 113 35
City: 
Stockholm
Postal/ZIP Code: 
S-113 38

HERA action sheets

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English
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Paper
Online
Publisher: 
HERA: Health, Empowerment, Rights, and Accountability
Publication Place: 
New York, NY

Examines topics as gender equality and equity, women's empowerment, and adolescents' sexual and reproductive rights and health.

Feminist Women's Health Center

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Advocacy
Clinical or health care services

Forms a nonprofit organization that promotes and protects a woman's right to choose and receive reproductive health care. Provides woman-centered health care in a safe environment that promotes empowerment, mutual trust, and compassion.

Contact Info
Email Address: 
info@fwhc.org
Website/URL: 
Street Address: 
14220 Interurban Ave
City: 
Seattle
Province: 
Washington
Postal/ZIP Code: 
98168

Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights

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NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
Français
Services Provided: 
Advocacy
Community education/development
Research

Action Canada for Sexual Health & Rights is a progressive, pro-choice charitable organization committed to advancing and upholding sexual and reproductive health and rights in Canada and globally.
 

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
613-241-4474
Email Address: 
info@sexualhealthandrights.ca
Fax Number: 
613-592-9502
Street Address: 
251 Bank Street, Second Floor
City: 
Ottawa
Province: 
Ontario
Postal/ZIP Code: 
K2P 1X3

The application of human rights to reproductive & sexual health: a compilation of the work of international human rights treaty

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English
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Online
Mixed Media
Author: 
Julie Stanchieri
Isfahan Merali
Rebecca J. Cook
Publisher: 
Action Canada for Population Development
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Presents information designed to assist in the preparation of reports on compliance with (and violations of) rights to reproductive and sexual health by government departments and agencies, and non-governmental organizations. Also designed to assist in the development of advocacy manuals, training programs, and research.

Definitely not a love story

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English
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Online
Author: 
Jennifer O'Connor
Publisher: 
rabble.ca
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Montreal, QC

Discusses the state of women's reproductive rights in Canada and internationally.

Center for Health and Gender Equity

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NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Information provision and referral
Research
Advocacy

Forms an international reproductive health and rights organization that seeks to ensure that the operational policies and practices of international institutions promote informed choices in the delivery of reproductive health technologies, including contraceptive methods, are based on gender-sensitive approaches to the prevention of unwanted pregnancy, unsafe abortion, and sexually transmitted diseases, address gender-based violence and coercion as a key factor in high rates of reproductive morbidity and mortality, and as a violation of women's fundamental human rights, promote the development of equitable health systems through health sector reforms that are responsive to reproductive and sexual rights concerns. Analyzes key operational policies and the involvement of U.S.-supported donor institutions within focus countries conducting field research and demonstration projects to fill critical gaps in information. Develops conceptual frameworks to change the discourse within and across issue areas. Analyzes program design, implementation, monitoring and evaluation. Advocates for changes in budgets and priorities, and in the legal and policy framework of U.S. international assistance.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
(301) 270-1182
Email Address: 
change@genderhealth.org
Fax Number: 
(301) 270-2052
Street Address: 
6930 Carroll Avenue, Suite 910
City: 
Takoma Park
Province: 
Maryland
Postal/ZIP Code: 
20912
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