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JULY 2009

International family planning: 15 and counting - Radio National, 27 July 2009
It's a woman's right to choose how she births
- The Age, 16 July 2009
Kenya concern over pill popping
- BBC News, 14 July 2009
200 Territory kids with STDs... and rising
- Northern Territory News, 13 July 2009
Universal family planning access
- The Guardian, 13 July 2009
Azad favours late marriages to curb population growth - The Times of India, 12 July 2009
Obama meets Pope, pledges abortion drop - ABC News, 11 July 2009
Falling family planning funding threatens poverty fight
- Reuters, 10 July 2009
Finding Optimism on World Population Day - The Huffington Post, 10 July 2009
Women in East Timor endure unsafe abortions
- East Timor Law and Justice Bulletin, 9 July 2009
Ministers committed to uphold human right to HIV prevention and care
- World Health Organisation, 9 July 2009
Woman charged for using abortion pill
- News.com.au, 8 July 2009
SOUTH AFRICA: Condom stockouts threaten prevention efforts - IRIN News, 6 July 2009
Indigenous teenage pregnancies could worsen: AMA
- ABC News, 3 July 2009
Prime Minister Pledges Action On Maternal Mortality, UK - Medical News Today, 2 July 2090
Indonesia faces population explosion, official says - The Jakarta Post, 2 July 2009
Not for family planning but for facials - Kuensel Newspaper (Bhutan), 2 July 2009

JUNE 2009

Family Planning and Reproductive Health Have Fallen off Global Development Radar - World Bank, UNFPA, 30 June 2009
AFRICA: Maternal Mortality, A Human Rights Catastrophe - Inter Press Service, 30 June 2009
PAKISTAN: Softly softly on family planning messages
- IRIN News, 25 June 2009
AFGHANISTAN: Few rural women use family planning services- IRIN News, 24 June 2009
Historic Step Forward for Midwives and Nurse Practitioners
- Minister for Health and Ageing, 24 June 2009
Rich flout family planning - China Daily, 15 June 2009
Zambia: Health Ministry on Track to Reduce Deaths From Unsafe Abortions
- Times of Zambia, 8 June 2009
Boys to get credit cards for condoms
- Times Online, 7 June 2009
Out of womb, they stare death
- The Times of India, 7 June 2009
Practice makes perfect for safe baby delivery
- The Age, 6 June 2009
Let's stop women's suffering - The Boston Globe, 4 June 2009
Legal fears stops doctor prescribing abortion drug - ABC News, 3 June 2009
The Deadly Toll of Abortion by Amateurs
- The New York Times, 1 June 2009

MAY 2009

Campaign Targets Sexually Transmitted Infections - Minister for Health and Ageing, 29 May 2009
Push to form UN women's agency - The Canberra Times, 25 May 2009
PAKISTAN: Pregnant displaced women lack facilities, skilled medics- IRIN News, 24 May 2009
Free condoms for high-risk 150 million migrant workers in China - The Times of India, 21 May 2009
Maternal and newborn survival rates not improving, WHO - Reuters, 21 May 2009
Fashion retailer H&M partners with UN to boost HIV awareness among youth - UN News Centre, 21 May 2009
Some 350 Mothers To Deliver Babies In Sri Lanka IDP Camps - Bernama, 14 May 2009
NT Government enforces new sex law - ABC PM, 12 May 2009
2009-10 International Development Assistance Budget - AusAID Media Release, 12 May 2009
Spain to dispense morning-after pill in pharmacies - Associated Press, 11 May 2009
UN maternal mortality target ‘nowhere near being touched’ - The Herald, 5 May 2009
China quake survivors have bittersweet baby boom
- Los Angeles Times, 3 May 2009
More midwives crucial to stop mothers dying in fragile states - Reuters AlertNet, 1 May 2009

APRIL 2009

Report Says World Bank’s AIDS Efforts Are Failing - The New York Times, 30 April 2009
The deadbeat of international aid
- The Canberra Times, 30 April 2009
PHILIPPINES: Illegal abortions - the risks and the misery - IRIN News, 29 April 2009
Clinton Passionately Defends Right To Abortion - RedOrbit, 23 April 2009
TIMOR-LESTE: Gently combating harmful childbirth traditions - IRIN News, 15 April 2009
Australia's Foreign Aid Funding For Abortion - RH Reality Check, 14 April 2009
Pell rides papal bandwagon of death - The Sydney Morning Herald, 11 April 2009
DEVELOPMENT: U.N. Triples Allotment for Population - Inter Press Service, 8 April 2009
Pregnant (Again) and Poor
- The New York Times, 4 April 2009

MARCH 2009

Abuse of young women fuels the HIV epidemic in Jamaica - Jamaica Observer, 30 March 2009
Pope publicly distorted scienctific evidence in condom debate: The Lancet - The Australian, 27 March 2009
Pope sends mixed message to African women
- The Canberra Times, 22 March 2009
Save mothers – and you will save the world - The Observer, 15 March 2009
Govt ends foreign aid ban on abortions
- The Sydney Morning Herald, 9 March 2009
Greens demand Govt end ban on abortion funding
- The Canberra Times, 5 March 2009
Australia Strengthens Women's Rights - Australian Government Media Release, 4 March 2009
Millions of condoms left to rot in AIDS-ravaged Papua New Guinea - The Australian, 4 March 2009 Greens pressure Govt to lift abortion aid ban - ABC News, 4 March 2009
Abortion aid funding ban reversal 'soon' - The Sydney Morning Herald, 3 March 2009
Jan Fights Killer Ban
- Manly Daily, 3 March 2009
Injections, pills favorite among families - The Jakarta Post, 3 March 2009
Indian Youth Festival Puts Sexy Back in Dialogue About Safe Sex - The Washington Post, 2 March 2009
Raped girl, 9, wants to abort twins - The Courier Mail, 1 March 2009
Baby bonus knocks birth rate out of rut - The Age, 1 March 2009
Pre-marital sex grows, but not awareness - The Hindu, 1 March 2009
Contraceptive trial and error - The Age, 1 March 2009

FEBRUARY 2009

Birth control knowledge lacking in developing world - Reuters, 27 February 2009
White House set to reverse health care conscience clause
- CNN, 27 February 2009
After a devastating birth injury, hope - International Herald Tribune, 24 February 2009
End the greatest health divide
- The Canberra Times, 17 February 2009
China launches sex education campaign
- The Times of India, 16 February 2009
Obama's step forward
- The Guardian, 8 February 2009
Time to undo the petty deal that's destroying women's lives - The Canberra Times, 7 February 2009
Labor MPs are losing patience on aid rule - The Sydney Morning Herald, 7 February 2009
HIV and AIDS infection is spreading in PNG - The Australian, 7 February 2009
The sex industry is growing in East Timor, as traffickers lure women in - The Australian, 7 February 2009
Smith urged to overturn foreign aid abortion advice ban - ABC News, 5 February 2009
Australia maintains aid ban on abortions - The Canberra Times, 5 February 2009
Govt blocks abortion aid motion - The Age, 4 February 2009
Third World abortion funding ban must be overturned - Greens - The Courier Mail, 4 February 2009
Pubs offer condoms over Valentine's Day - The Illawarra Mecury, 2 February 2009

JANUARY 2009

Bid to end abortion aid ban - The Age, 29 January 2009
Everyone has the right to choose how they plan a family - The Age, 28 January 2009
End abortion ban, Smith urged - The Age, 26 January 2009
Lifting of global gag rule celebrated worldwide
- San Francisco Chronicle, 26 January 2009
Obama Intends to Lift Family-Planning 'Gag Rule'
- Wall Street Journal, 23 January 2009
95 women vie for Parlt seats (PNG)
- The Nation, 20 January 2009
Obama could reverse abortion rule this week - Boston Globe, 19 January 2009
Government denies choice to women in developing countries
- Sydney Morning Herald, 19 January 2009

THAILAND: Addressing sexual violence in Mae La refugee camp
- IRIN News, 16 January 2009
Pressure grows to dump abortion advice aid ban
- West Australian, 16 January 2008
A preventable shame
- The Age, 16 January 2009
Women in developing countries 300 times more likely to die in childbirth
- The Guardian, 15 January 2009
HEALTH-NEPAL: On Course to Achieve MDG on Maternal Health
- Inter-Press Service, 13 January 2009
Aussies 'hit and miss' with safe sex
- Melbourne Herald Sun, 13 January 2009
Casualties Replace Gaza's Maternity Ward Patients - Women's enews - 9 January 2009
Sexual exploitation in Fiji
- Fiji Broadcasting Corporation Limited, 9 January 2009
AFGHANISTAN: HIV-positive patients to get ARV therapy for first time
- IRIN News, 7 January 2009
PAKISTAN: Urgent need for better family planning - experts
- IRIN News, 6 January 2009
Curbing Population Via Call Center
- Washington Post, 5 January 2009
For Privacy’s Sake, Taking Risks to End Pregnancy - The New York Times, 4 January 2009

DECEMBER 2008

PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Epidemic grows as funding falls - IRIN News, 22 December 2008
A Brief History of Safe Sex
- Time Magazine, 11 December 2008
UPDATE 2-US FDA advisers back new female condom
- Reuters, 11 December 2008
Govt pledges $150k towards Pacific HIV/AIDS fight
– ABC News, 1 December 2008

NOVEMBER 2008

Bolivia Pushes Birthing Practices Closer to Home – Women’s eNews, 30 November 2008
Where Is The Money? – IPS, 22 November 2008
Will Secretary Clinton Be an Advocate for Women Worldwide? – The Huffington Post, 21 November 2008
Childbirth deaths on the rise in Pacific: UN - 15 November 2008, ABC News
Global Challenges | HIV/AIDS Advocates in Philippines Call for Passage of Reproductive Health Bill - 14 November 2008, Kaiser Network
Obama will fund global family planning: US lawmaker - 13 November 2008, AFP
Female genital mutilation denies sexual pleasure to millions of women - 13 November 2008, The Guardian

OCTOBER 2008

Sex education made compulsory in all schools - 23 October 2008, The Guardian
Call to ease block on abortion advice
- 21 October 2008, The Age
Dr. Allan Rosenfield, Women’s Health Advocate, Dies at 75
- 16 October 2008, New York Times
Most Pinoys want family planning education
– 17 October 2008, Philippine Star
A Mother's Final Look at Life In Impoverished Sierra Leone, Childbirth Carries Deadly Odds
– 12 October 2008, Washington Post
Chlamydia cases double in Qld over last five years
– ABC News, 9 October 2008
Can This Be Pro-Life? – The New York Times, 8 October 2008
The Bush sex ed doctrine – The Guardian, 8 October 2008
Workers review health challenges – Solomon Star, 8 October 2008
Plan a family, save the world – The Seattle Times, 6 October 2008
USAID BANS CONTRACEPTIVE SUPPLIES TO LEADING FAMILY PLANNING ORGANISATION – Marie Stopes International press release, 3 October 2008
Pope still against contraception – The Daily Telegraph, 3 October 2008

SEPTEMBER 2008

Why are mothers still dying in childbirth? - The Observer, 28 September 2008
Death in birth
– TIME Magazine, 18 September 2008
Uganda: The Rural Woman's Life at Stake – New Vision, 15 September 2008
India not on path to achieve MDGs – The Economic Times, 15 September 2008
UN Population Fund to continue backing reproductive health course – Radio New Zealand International, 14 September 2008
Senator Guy Barnett's abortion motion on Medicare funding fails – The Courier Mail, 13 September 2008
NEPAL: Health and protection concerns for flood-displaced women – IRIN, 12 September 2008
The hidden costs of being a child bride – IRIN, 8 September 2008

AUGUST 2008

Judges uphold abortion rights in Mexico City - The Guardian, 29 August 2008
Australia carries MDG3 Torch - Australian Government Media Release, 28 August 2008
Rudd Government acts to promote the rights of women in Australia – Australian Government Media Release, 26 August 2008
In India, New Opportunities for Women Draw Anger and Abuse From Men – Washington Post, 25 August 2008
Bush administration proposal is an attack on reproductive health – The Seattle Times, 25 August 2008
Arab adolescents and the right to know – Yemen Times, 25 August 2008
Rwanda: Political Will Essential for Success of Family Planning – Focus Media (Kigali), 24 August 2008
At Meeting on AIDS, Focus Shifts to Long Haul – The New York Times, 21 August 2008
IN IT TOGETHER - HIV/AIDS and the ethics of responsibility in India – The Telegraph (India), 17 August 2008
Child mortality rates lag in the Pacific – Radio Australia, 6 August 2008
MPs face abortion dilemma – The Herald Sun, 19 August 2008
Birth control battle weighs on Philippine economy – Reuters, 17 August 2008
Contraception: right or wrong? Love, life and the failure of Humanae Vitae – The Times, 15 August 2008
Stealth attacks on reproductive rights – Chicago Tribune, 11 August 2008
MYANMAR: Pregnant women a priority for health services – IRIN, 11 August 2008
Where wealthy wombs mean healthy wombs – Irish Independent, 9 August 2008
Tackling teen pregnancy with animé-inspired comics – Philippines Daily Inquirer, 8 August 2008
MIDEAST: On HIV and AIDS, the Good News from Palestine – Inter Press Service, 8 August 2008
Family planning: a life and death issue – The Irish Times, 7 August 2008
Unmet need for family planning on the rise – The Daily Star (Bangladesh), 7 August 2008
GLOBAL: Sex education failing young people – IRIN, 6 August 2008
US HIV rate 'higher than thought' – BBC News, 3 August 2008

JULY 2008

Treating the Pill as Abortion, Draft Regulation Stirs Debate – The Wall Street Journal, 31 July 2008
The fertility tourists – The Guardian, 30 July 2008
Africa: Little Progress on Maternal Mortality – Inter-Press Service (Johannesburg), 30 July 2008
To be truly pro-life, the Vatican should lift its contraception ban – The Irish Times, 29 July 2008
Reproductive health bill provides freedom of choice – Inquirer.net (Philippines), 28 July 2008
Fischer, our man in the Vatican – The Canberra Times, 22 July 2008
The global war on sex education – The Guardian, 21 July
Deprived of Contraception, Poor Women in Developing World Bear Millions of Unintended Pregnancies – Report by The World Bank, 10 July 2008

JUNE 2008

Uganda: Only 24 Percent of Women Plan Families – New Vision, 24 June 2008
Liberals split on abortion aid – The Age, 22 June 2008
Nelson flapping in the breeze – The Sydney Morning Herald, 20 June 2008
Ban on abortion-linked aid unjustified: Oxfam
– The Age, 10 June 2008
It's time to bury the ban
– The Sun Herald, 8 June 2008
Political Panel
– Saturday Extra, Radio National, 7 June 2008
Lobbying heats up on aid abortion advice ban
– The Age, 7 June 2008
Jane Singleton, CEO ARHA – 2CN Morning Show, 5 June 2008
Moves to lift overseas abortion advice ban
– ABC News, 5 June 2008
Abortion aid ban a matter of conscience – The Age, 5 June 2008
A moral test for true believers, Rudd style – Sydney Morning Herald, 5 June 2008
Church backs end to Howard ban on abortion aid – The Age, 5 June 2008
Politicians set for divisive debate about abortion funding – Sydney Morning Herald, 4 June 2008
Aid groups respond to abortion funding – The World Today, Radio National, 4 June 2008
Nelson backs no change to policy – The World Today, Radio National, 4 June 2008
Australia May Lift Restrictions on Abortion-Related Aid – CNS News, 4 June 2008
Lib MP told to ‘grow up’ on abortion – AAP, 4 June 2008
Australia considers lifting ban on foreign aid for abortion services in developing countries – International Herald Tribune, 4 June 2008
Foreign aid and abortion – Radio National Breakfast, 4 June 2008
Rudd 'picking fight with churches' on abortion aid ban – ABC News, 4 June 2008
Abortion aid ban reconsidered – News.com.au, 4 June 2008
Abortion aid under review – AM, Radio National, 4 June 2008

MAY 2008

Future Directions for Australia’s International Development Assistance Program
– speech by Bob McMullan MP, Parliamentary Secretary for International Development Assistance, 22 May 2008
Is contraception really evil in itself? – Global Nation, 21 May 2008
British lawmakers vote for lower upper time limit for abortions – International Herald Tribune, 20 May 2008
Adolescents Most at Risk - Jamaica Information Service, 11 May 2008
Uganda: HIV Cases Soar Among Kampala Sex Workers - 
The Monitor, 9 May 2008
Low condom use, high incidence of AIDS – Kuensel Newspaper (Bhutan), 7 May 2008
Rev. Wright: This HIV Threat Needs Media Blast – Women’s e news, 7 May 2008
AFGHANISTAN: Can condoms fulfil multiple expectations? – IRIN, 6 May 2008
Govt to earmark Rp1.6 trillion for family planning program –
Antara News, 5 May June 2008
Community: Getting them to use it is the hardest part -
The New Straits Times Online, 3 May 2008
Mortality figures belie indigenous mothers' plight - The Australian, 2 May 2008. Link to Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report Maternal deaths in Australia 2003–2005
Chastity Science Still an Oxymoron – Z Magazine, 1 May 2008

APRIL 2008

Uganda: Kyafu Urges On Family Planning – New Vision, 30 April 2008
More young women contracting HIV: AIDS official – Antigua Sun, 29 April 2008
Solving Europe's population crisis – BBC News, 29 April 2008
Campaign For Change Dame Carol's Plans For Social Transformation In PNG – Pacific Magazine, 27 April 2008
Family Planning agency receives new health kits – Solomon Star News, 26 April 2008
Move Over, Moods - Tehelka, 26 April 2008
Dueling protests target morning-after pill distribution ban in Chile - International Herald Tribune, 23 April 2008
Birthrates Help Keep Filipinos in Poverty - Washington Post Foreign Service, 21 April 2008
Pano Hembram of Jharkhand imparts sex education - Thaindian News, 18 April 2008
South Africa: Bottom of The Class in Saving Mothers and Babies - allAfrica.com, 17 April 2008
Decline In International Funding For Reproductive Health Threatening Efforts To Meet MDGs, U.N. Report Says - Medical News Today, 17 April 2008
Australia to give Cambodia fresh aid — Radio Australia, 14 April 2008
Family Planning Gets Mere Sliver of Aid Pie — Asian Tribune, 8 April 2008
Kenya holds out as abortion laws relax — Daily Nation Online, 8 April 2008
Beyond the Millenium Development Goals — RH Reality Check, 2 April 2008

FEBRUARY 2008

Family planning funding ban faces review — Sydney Morning Herald, 18 March 2008
A matter of new life and death - Sunday Canberra Times, 24 Feb 08
Leading the Way on Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Asia-Pacific for Women in Humanitarian Crises - Press release, Hon Bob McMullan MP - 18 Feb 08
USAID Launches a $60 Million Child-Spacing and Reproductive-Health Program in Pakistan
- Earth Times 14 Feb 08
PNG officials 'misusing AIDS funding' - news.com.au 30 Jan 08
Address youth issues: Officer
- Fiji Times online 8 Feb 08
Youth workers to get manual
- Fiji Times 7 Feb 08
Pregnant Women and their Children Fleeing Violence in Chad Face Increased Risk
- African Press Organisation 6 Feb 08
Bush Budget Slashes Women's Health Funding
- RH Reality Check - 4 Feb 08
PNG's AIDS council accused of inappropriate spending
- ABC News 30 Jan 08
Govt gives Pacific $2m to fight climate change
- ABC News 3 Feb 08

JANUARY 2008

Chile's Morning-After Pill Hits Access Battle
- Womens e-news 31 Jan 08
Impact of high population growth
- the International News (Pakistan) 29 Jan 08
Australia funds overseas aid research
- Relief Web 29 Jan 08
Editorial, Opinion Piece Respond To Guttmacher Report Finding A Decline In U.S. Abortion Rate
- Medical News Today 29 Jan 08
Australia should match Cuban aid to East Timor - Green Left Weekly 26 Jan 08
Give young free condoms, says MP - BBC News 28 Jan 08
Nepalese Environmental Resource use affected by rising HIV/AIDS figure in Nepal
- American Chronicle - 28 Jan 08
Seoul to Fund N.Korea's Census- chosun.com 30 Jan 08
Shocking pregnancy figures released
- Livenews.com.au 30 Jan 08
Family planning effort gets big push in Iowa
- Omaha World-Herald
Medical Miracle Needed to Save Twins Joined at the Head
- Fox News 14 Jan 08
New tactics in war against HIV
- The Australian, 13 Jan 08
Liberal revives abortion aid push - The Age, 8 Jan 08

September 2007

League players spread HIV message in PNG - The Sydney Morning Herald 22 Sep 07
Don't get testy, boys, just get 'em tested - The Age 21 Sep 07
Meninga takes climate message to PNG - Sydney Morning Herald - 21 Sep 07
Gore highlights world population fears - 19 September 2007
Family planning to reduce emissions - The Australian 18 Sept 07
Aid agency angry as poverty ignored - Sydney Morning Herald 5 Sept 07
Sex by the book - The Age 2 Sept 07

August 2007

Peter Singer: Abortion, the dividing lines - Herald Sun 25 Aug 07
Claim PNG AIDS sufferers buried alive - The Age 28 Aug 07
UNPF Body weight and infertility linked - The Age 24 Aug 07
Beijing population at saturation point
- The Australian 23 Aug 07
Merlino 'no' to abortion law reforms - The Age 22 Aug 07
Parliament decides the abortion debate - The Australian, 23 Aug 07
No votes in aid for family planning - Sydney Morning Herald, 23 Aug 07

Foul-mouthed Dean quits
- Sydney Morning Herald, 21 Aug 07
Aussies help fight Timor food shortage - Sydney Morning Herald 21 Aug 08
Girls who become mums at age of 12 - The Australian 18 Aug 07
Health chief tells of abortion experience
- The Age, 18 Aug 07
Fittler, Meninga to coach PM's XIII - Sydney Morning Herald, 16 Aug 07
Abstinence makes the heart grow fonder, and the mind a little wiser - SMH, 11 Aug 07
Maternity services need urgent review, say doctors - The Age, 14 Aug 07
Emily's List to release research - Herald Sun 14 Aug 07
Danger in growth for growth's sake - The Australian, 6 Aug 07

July 2007

The right to life is the most important of all - The Age, 27 Jul 07
Australia boosts HIV/AIDS funding - PM, ABC Radio - 23 July 2007
Sydney hosts international AIDS conference - The World Today, ABC Radio - 23 July 2007
Inoculating with sensible sex - The Daily Telegraph - 17 Jul 07
End to good old days of cheap food risks an age of mass starvation - The Canberra Times, 10 July 2007
Transcript of interview with Alexander Downer - ABC Radio National Morning show - 6 Jul
Rudd pledges Pacific aid boost - National Nine News - 5 July 2007
Fresh Ideas for Future Challenges: A New Approach to Australia's Arc of Instability
From ALP website: Mr Rudd's speech to the Lowy Institute - 5 July 2007
Labor's new approach to the Pacific and beyond - Asia Pacific (ABC) - 5 July 2007
Pacific at heart of new Labor foreign policy - Australia Network News - 5 July 2007
Rudd aid shift targets Pacific - The Australian - 6 July 2007
Pacific at heart of new Labor foreign policy - ABC News - 5 July 2007
The silent treatment - The Age - 2 July 2007

June 2007

US Senate clears foreign abortions aid - theage.com.au, 29 June 2007
Shift focus of aid to urban poverty: UN - The Canberra Times, 28 June 2007
New management for Australian aid to Solomons - Radio Australia, 20 June 2007
Obstetrician turns to substitute for RU486 - The Australian, 18 June 2007
Why are babies being dumped? - The Herald Sun, 15 June 2007
Memo humans: stop breeding like bunnies  - The Age, 8 June 2007
Aid that fosters poverty and death - The Daily Telegraph, 8 June 2007
Model Gisele slams church over stance on contraception - The West Australian, 6 June
Foreign aid merely fosters poverty - News.com.au, 8 June 2007
Howard asked to clarify HIV visas - The Australian, 1 June 2007

May 2007

Possible changes to aid angers Harradine - The Brisbane Times 30 May 2007
Abortion aid policy repugnant: Libs MP - The West Australian, 30 May 2007
Bid to end to link between aid and abortion - news.com.au, 30 May 2007
'Uncivilised' abortion policy under fire - ABC News, 30 May 2007
Calls for aid policy change 'not pro-abortion' - ABC News online, 30 May 2007
Abortion ban under fire - Sydney Morning Herald, 31 May 2007
Push to end abortion advice ban - The Age, 31 May 2007
Abortion aid policy 'insult' - SBS World News, 30 May 2007
A $1m contract, after quitting - Sydney Morning Herald, 29 May 2007
Phantom aid never leaves Australian shores - Sydney Morning Herald, 28 May 2007
Where did $100m go? Not to the Nauruans - Brisbane Times, 28 May 2007
Australia's cold heart - The Courier Mail, 28 May 2007
Amnesty in hot water on abortion - The Age, 28 May 2007
Making the most of participation (women in the workforce - The Brisbane Times, 22 May 2007
Ramos Horta looking forward to more aid - Sydney Morning Herald, 21 May 2007
Diplomat claims he was told to lie - The Canberra Times, 19 May 2007
Religion hits AIDS fight: Kirby - The Canberra Times, 18 May 2007
Slow start for pregnancy counselling helpline - ABC News, 17 May 2007
End abortion ban on aid spending: Greens - The Age, 16 May 2007
Australia pledges more malaria aid for Pacific - Radio Australia, Australia, 14 May 2007
Rush for children stifles growth in E Timor - The Telegraph (UK), 13 May 2007
2007-08 Australia's overseas aid program: Major new initiatives promote regional growth and stability, Reliefweb, 8 May 2007
Solomon Islands surgeon inspired by classroom misery - theage.com, 5 May 2007
What is so wrong with truthful advertising? - The Age, 1 May 2007

April 2007

WHO slams Aboriginal health - The Canberra Times, 30 April 2007
Truth in pregnancy - Letter from ARHA CEO - The Canberra Times - 28 April 2007
Solomons mission review under way - Radio Australia News - 27 April 2007
Medicare rebate for IVF procedure - Sydney Morning Herald - 28 April 2007
To a woman in crisis, what you don't know can hurt - Sydney Morning Herald - 28 April
That sinking feeling - The Sydney Morning Herald - 22 April 2007
Lazy, drunk - and pregnant - Perth Now - 21 April 2007
$80bn gender bender in Asia-Pacific - The Age - 19 April 2007
Let's talk about sex - SameSame.com.au - 17 April 2007
More sex please, we're Aussie - Brisbane Times - 17 April 2007
Religion doesn't interfere with sex - Brisbane Times - 17 April 2007
Abstinence-only programs don't work: report - ABC PM program - 17 April 2007
Abortion pill close: freely available in months - The Canberra Times - 15 April 2007
Aid to China? What's next: AusAID's truffles for Maxim's fund? - Crikey.com - 13 April 2007
Kids exposed to sex too soon - Brisbane Times - 15 April 2007
Sex in all its forms a frequent visitor to every surgery - The Australian - 14 April 2007
Australia provides more support to Solomon Islands - Relief Web - 10 April 2007
AusAID to fight disease in PNG - Radio Australia - 11 April 2007
Australia pledges millions for medical research in PNG - fijivillage.com - 4 April 2007 (also reported by Radio Australia)

March 2007

New contraception device available for women - ABC News, 20 March 2007
Global population - ARHA Letter to the Editor - The Canberra Times, 19 March 2007
New ring to rival Pill - The Daily Telegraph, 20 March 2007
A world being choked by people - The Canberra Times, 16 March 2007
2050 population 9 billion: UN - The Canberra Times, 15 March 2007
PNG will prosper 'if women do' - thewest..com.au, 8 March 2007
Australia provides support for the displaced in the Asia Pacific - Relief Web, 7 March 2007
Conception: never too early to be prepared - The Australian, 3 March 2007

February 2007

Lost that lovin' feeling? news.com.au - 18 February 2007
Bipartisan support for aid program - The Age - 12 February 2007
75pc of young women have unprotected sex - The Australian - 13 February 2007
Private sector the key to international aid news.com.au - 12 February 2007
Fears for HIV/AIDS spread in Malaysia Radio Australia - 12 February 2007
PNG leaders must overcome HIV complacencyThe Canberra Times - 12 February 2007
'Creative' figures skew aid picture - The Age - 5 February 2007
VivaGel cinical trials proceeding as planned - statement on CS Trial Closure
PharmaLive - 2 February 2007
Lachlan Murdoch makes AIDS plea to businesses - The Townsville Bulletin - 1 Feb 2007

January 2007

Helpers of God's Precious Infants face $1000 fines - The Age - 26 January 2007
God Slams Catholic Hospital Rape Pill Ban - "Almightymedia" - 16 January 2007
Harking back to the good old days of backyard abortions and shotgun weddings
The Sydney Morning Herald - 13 January 2007
Letter to Editor from ARHA: Antithesis of Christian ideal - The Australian - 12 January 2007
Church bars raped women from pill - The Australian - 11 January 2007
Giving pause to the pregnant - The Australian - 11 January 2007
What happened to safe sex? - The Age - 9 January 2007
Babies inconvenient - Abbott - Herald-Sun - 6 January 2007
Stott Despoja slams abortion counselling decision - ABC News - 2 January 2007

2006

Halt the population express - The Canberra Times - 18 December 2006
Circumcision greatly reduces HIV risk: study - The Australian - 14 December 2006
Support for abortion rights up - The Sydney Morning Herald - 12 December 2006
Royal Women's bids for abortion drug approval The Age - 10 December 2006
PNG politicians thank Australia over aid - National Nine News - 10 December 2006
Bill Clinton headed for PNG to promote his foundation's fight against HIV
AM Program on ABC - 2 December 2006
Costello seeks peaceful G20 protests - The Australian - 15 November 2006
Our state's moral sidestep (abortion law reform) - The Age - 11 November 2006
Female circumcision victims being treated in Australian hospitals - 5 November 2006
Late Night Live Interview: 80th anniversary of Family Planning NSW - ABC Radio National - 2 November 2006, panel guests Wendy McCarthy, Stefania Siedlecky, Dr Edith WeisbergStem cell report was 'a farce' - The Daily Telegraph - 31 October 2006
National Fertility rate jumps to 10-year high - The Age 18 October
Increase scrutiny to stop baby bonus abuse: MP - The Age 18 October
Pregnant Aborigines 'more likely to die' - The West Australian 17 October 2006
"Children having children" to get baby bonus - Dubbo Daily Liberal 12 October 2006
Lancet support for vaccination against cervical cancer - West Australian 7 October 2006
Poorest already starving - The Canberra Times, 15 October 2006
Push for HIV test during pregnancy
- The Age - 10 October 2006
Health centre births key to reducing maternal deaths- Reuters 28 September 2006
Aid for foreign women urged - The Canberra Times 11 September 2006
MP push to lift ban on funding foreign abortions - Sydney Morning Herald - 11 Sept 2006
It's a woman's call- The Courier Mail 29 August 2006
NSW, Vic rule out abortion law changes- The Daily Telegraph 25 August 2006
MP who felled abortion ad bill funded by lobby - Sydney Morning Herald - 20 August 2006
Bill excludes pro-life groups: Abbott - The Age 20 August 2006

RU486 News

Abortion doctor says RU-486 is safe - The Age 21 October 2006
RU486 delays prompt use of other abortion drugs - The Age 18 September 2006
Department retains RU-486 control - The Australian 14 August 2006
Drug company applies to distribute abortion pill - ABC News Online 18 July 2006
Bureaucratic costs 'holding up RU486' - The Age 16 July 2006

 

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