press releases

17 March 2011 Media Alert: The Link Between Gender Based Violence and Maternal Health

4 March 2011 Media Alert: 100 Years of International Women's Day Celebrations 215 Million Women Still with an Unmet Need for Family Planning

9 December 2010 Press Release: Human Rights Day: Women's Rights are Human Rights

1 December 2010 Press Release: Community Awareness of HIV/AIDS in Australia on the Decline

19 October 2010 Press Release: Women and War: Australia's Role in Upholding Security Council Resolution 1325

15 October 2010 Media Alert: United Nations Population Fund Releases Key Report

23 September 2010 Joint Press Release: Breakthrough Alliance will save thousands of mothers' lives

1 September 2010 Joint Press Release: Sexual and Reproductive Health Omission "Disappointing"

30 August 2010 Joint Press Release: MSI Australia and ARHA: A "Vaccine" for Maternal Mortality?

16 August 2010 URGENT SUPPORT NEEDED:62,000 women will give birth in flood-affected Pakistan over the next month

11 August 2010 Increased Commitment Needed to Achieve Development Goals: 1/2 a million women die needlessly every year

11 July 2010 Good data gives the real story

7 June 2010 Appointment of new CEO

9 July 2009 Educate Girls and Save Lives, World Population Day 11 July 2009

10 Mar 2009 “This will save lives” Australian Reproductive Health Alliance welcomes changes to AusAID Family Planning Guidelines

30 Jan 2009 Australian Reproductive Health Alliance welcomes Minister Smith's imminent decision

25 Jan 2009 Australian Reproductive Health Alliance calls on the Rudd Government to abolish the AusAID Family Planning Guidelines as President Obama repeals the Global Gag Rule

23 Jan 2009 Australian Reproductive Health Alliance calls on the Rudd Government to abolish the AusAID Family Planning Guidelines as President Obama passionately supports women’s right to choose

11 Nov 2008 UNFPA State of World Population Report tackles cultural issues and human rights and reveals worsening figures for Pacific Region

4 June 2008 Misunderstandings on family planning guidelines

18 Feb 2008 New programme will deliver essential health services following crises

19 Oct 2007 The penny has dropped - at least in the UK

12 July 2007 Learning to say yes – when is rape not rape?

11 July 2007 World Population Day

29 June 2007 Jane Singleton appointed CEO

26 June 2007 Cities can lift people out of poverty (PGPD release)

30 May 2007 Harradine legacy must go - MPs (PGPD release)

9 May 2007 Boost in reproductive health welcome

16 Mar 2007 Appealing to the good in cultures is effective way to curb violence against women: UN director

7 Mar 2007 Lack of care a form of violence against women

1 Feb 2007 Contraception must be top of agenda

2 Jan 2007 Pregnancy Counselling Services Announcement Poses Questions 

30 Nov 2006 Triple funding for reproductive health and HIV/AIDS prevention (Parliamentary Group on Population and Development)

23 Nov 2006 Low status of women to blame for gender-based violence

3 Nov 2006 Harradine legacy contributes to "appalling tragedy"

9 Oct 2006 Better family planning needed to lessen climate change impact

6 Sept 2006 How Denmark makes a difference (Parliamentary Group on Population and Development)

5 Sept 2006 Migrant women vulnerable to exploitation

18 Aug 2006 Science and Morality: Let the People Decide

17 Aug 2006 Repeat the RU 486 Success - Another Cross Party Bill On Transparent Advertising Needed

16 Aug 2006 Apply Clear Labelling to Pregnancy Counselling as well as Free Range Eggs

10 Aug 2006 MPs to discuss aid and sexual health (Parliamentary Group on Population and Development)

23 Jun 2006 Senate Committee Commences Hearing into Regulation of Pregnancy Counselling Services

24 Mar 2006 International Expert Welcomes Australia’s Emphasis on Reproductive Health in Overseas Aid 

8 Mar 2006 ARHA Urges Australian Government to Remember its Promises to Women this International Women's Day  

14 Feb 2006 ARHA Welcomes Outcome in RU486 Debate 

14 Feb 2006 ARHA & RCA Defeat Proposed Amendments to Ru486 Private Members Bill 

10 Feb 2006 ARHA Welcomes Senate Vote 9 February 

9 Feb 2006 ARHA & PHAA Joint Statement On Amendments to the Therapeutics Goods Bill 2005 

8 Feb 2006 Book launch: RU486/Mifepristone-A Factual Guide to the Issues in the Australian Debate

19 Jan 2006 Majority of Australians Support RU486 Latest NewsPoll Reveals

15 Dec 2005 Put RU486 in the Hands of the TGA

27 Nov 2005 Leading NGO Calls for Greater Microbicide Research to Protect Women from HIV

11 Nov 2005 ARHA Welcomes Australian Government Funding

12 Oct 2005 State of World Population 2005

04 Oct 2005 It is All About Choice-Give Women Access

06 Sep 2005 The Rights of Women and Girls Must Be Central in Australia's UN Statement Next Week

07 Apr 2005 Make Every Mother and Child Count

14 Sep 2004 State of World Population 2004

14 Sep 2004 State of World Population Launch in Melbourne

09 Aug 2004 Leading Reproductive Health Agencies Respond to the Abortion Debate

22 Mar 2004 Sexual & Reproductive Health Organisations Respond to Abortion Debate



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