“Working in a country with some of Europe’s most restrictive laws on abortion and contraception, The Federation for Women and Family Planning is one of the only organizations dedicated to protecting women’s reproductive rights in Poland.”
The Sexual Rights Initiative’s Poland-based partner, the Federation for Women and Family Planning, was recently featured in an article by The Global Fund for Women. The article showcases highlights some of the many accomplishments of the Federation over the past 20 years, including its vital role in safeguarding women’s reproductive rights through the prevention of a legislative attempt at imposing a total ban on abortion in Poland. Beyond its work at the national level, the Federation plays a key role in advancing women’s sexual and reproductive rights at the regional level via the European Parliament and the Council of Europe. As a recognized expert on the issue of women’s access to safe and legal abortion, the Federation collaborates with SRI partners at the international level to advance strategies related to the realization of individuals’ sexual and reproductive rights.
Read the full article here.