reproductive health

Engines of Change: Promoting Reproductive Rights, Health, and Justice in Our Nation’s Cities

2019-06-19T16:46:48-05:00July 9th, 2015|Publications & Reports|

In 2008, the National Institute for Reproductive Health made a commitment to create and implement a proactive agenda for women’s reproductive health, rights, and justice at the local level. As this Urban Initiative for Reproductive Health (Urban Initiative) enters its sixth year of work to forward this agenda in communities across the United States, we [...]

New Polling Bolsters Evidence that Voters Link Control Over Reproductive Decisions — Including Abortion Access — to Women’s Financial Stability, Equal Opportunity

2019-06-19T16:46:48-05:00July 9th, 2015|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2015 Contact: Christie Petrone, 646-520-3504, [email protected] New Polling Bolsters Evidence that Voters Link Control Over Reproductive Decisions — Including Abortion Access — to Women’s Financial Stability, Equal Opportunity Virginia voters align with those in New York, Pennsylvania, and oppose legislative trend toward restricting abortion access NEW YORK — Voters in [...]

More than 30 States Sought to Advance Reproductive Health and Rights in 2014

2019-06-19T16:46:48-05:00July 9th, 2015|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 5, 2015 Contact: Christie Petrone, [email protected], 646-520-3504 More than 30 States Sought to Advance Reproductive Health and Rights in 2014 New Report from the National Institute for Reproductive Health Documents Burgeoning Trend to Reverse Years of Setbacks Inflicted by Anti-Woman, Anti-Choice Legislation   NEW YORK — Legislators in nearly two-thirds of [...]

Cambridge City Council Passes Resolution Calling for Access to Full Range of Reproductive Health Services

2015-07-09T20:21:12-05:00July 9th, 2015|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 2, 2013 Contact: Tara Sweeney, 917-488-0094, [email protected] Cambridge City Council Passes Resolution Calling for Access to Full Range of Reproductive Health Services Resolution was grassroots effort inspired by proactive local action in cities across the country Last night, the Cambridge City Council passed a resolution commemorating the 40th anniversary of the [...]

Philadelphia becomes latest in series of cities taking action to advance coverage for the full range of reproductive health care

2015-07-09T20:14:23-05:00July 9th, 2015|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2013 Contact: Tara Sweeney, 917-488-0094, [email protected] Philadelphia Board of Health Passes Resolution Supporting Insurance Coverage for Abortion Care Philadelphia becomes latest in series of cities taking action to advance coverage for the full range of reproductive health care Last night, the Philadelphia Board of Health passed a resolution calling on [...]

New York City Council Passes Resolution Supporting Access to Full Reproductive Health Care Options

2019-06-19T16:46:49-05:00July 9th, 2015|Press Releases: NIRH|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 23, 2013 Contact: Tara Sweeney, 917-488-0094, [email protected] New York City Council Passes Resolution Supporting Access to Full Reproductive Health Care Options Council Calls on U.S. Congress to Abolish Laws Withholding Federal Insurance Coverage for Abortion In honor of the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, today the New York City Council [...]