Our work

Our main type of activities are:

  • Facilitating internet-based groups working on member initiatives
  • Developing and conducting web-based training programmes
  • Development of policy statements, where possible in cooperation with international professional organisations and national medical associations
  • Drafting ad hoc advocacy policies
  • Offering access to information on health and human rights, through our website, newsletter, publications and Information Centre

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Campaigning & Advocacy

Training & Consultancy

Our publications

The IFHHRO Information Centre

Latest News

  • Adolescents' access to sexual and reproductive health and rights

    mum babyA new publication of the Centre for Reproductive Rights analyses young people's access to sexual and reproductive health from a human rights perspective. It concludes that significant gaps remain in adolescents' knowledge about their sexual and reproductive health and rights and ability to access essential sexual and reproductive health services.

     
  • Brazil: Gaps in response to Zika virus outbreak

    mum babyIn a recent Human Rights Watch report, the organization states that Brazil has not addressed longstanding human rights problems that allowed the Zika virus outbreak to escalate. As a result, the Zika threat in Brazil remains, even though the government declared an end to the national public health emergency related to the Zika virus in May 2017.