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About IPPF EN
IPPF European Network champions sexual and reproductive health and rights for all. Our Member Associations work in 40 countries across Europe and Central Asia, empowering their local populations, especially the most socially excluded, to live with dignity and to have access to sexual and reproductive health and rights. Our Regional Office is in Brussels.
20 July 2018
IPPF EN cares: Supporting neglected communities in Eastern Europe and Central Asia
In many countries, young people from marginalised groups most vulnerable to HIV are being harmed by high levels of violence, discrimination and stigma. Find out more about how we are empowering them and improving care.
Romania’s referendum to ban gay marriage fails
Last weekend, a referendum was held in Romania with the aim of establishing a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. Romanians were asked to vote on whether they wanted to amend the current gender-neutral description in their constitution to specify that marriage can only be between a man and a woman. The initiative failed to meet the 30% threshold required for it to be valid.
How sexuality education is improving young people's lives in Albania
Through sexuality education, ACPD has successfully equipped hundreds of stigmatised young people with crucial life skills, building their knowledge about sexuality, relationships and safe sex, and strengthening their ability to make decisions, communicate, negotiate and plan for the future.
28 May 2018
Sexuality education: where it stands across Europe and Central Asia
Over the past two decades, great strides have been made in ensuring young people in Europe and Central Asia can develop crucial life skills through sexuality education. Find out more, including what governments still need to do, in our new analysis of the state of play in 25 countries.