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Latest press releases

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The Reproductive Health Bill being proposed in The Philippines is continuing to gather support from NGOs and elected local officials in the region of Albay.

20 Oct 2010

HIV tests will be offered to all women and men visiting a Marie Stopes International clinic and will be available free under the NHS for some women accessing unplanned pregnancy services via an NHS referral.

04 Oct 2010

London: One in four sexually active under 24-year-olds responding to a survey undertaken for World Contraception Day, said they had not used contraception with a new partner.

20 Sep 2010

But more work is needed to reach the 2015 Millennium Development Goal.

20 Sep 2010

Today, Marie Stopes International has launched its newest country programme, Marie Stopes International Senegal.

19 Sep 2010

Marie Stopes International will host the Sex in the City Conference on 29th September to explore the latest developments in sexual health including contraception, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and the role of sex and relationships education.

07 Sep 2010

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) today publishes adjudication by the ASA Council which rules that Marie Stopes International’s recent ‘Are You Late?’ television advertisement for unplanned pregnancy services did not breach the Advertising Code.

04 Aug 2010

Global sexual and reproductive health agency Marie Stopes International congratulates the 16 journalists chosen as the finalists of this year’s Guardian International Development Journalism Competition.

19 Jul 2010

Marie Stopes International brands Canadian Government’s decision to exclude family planning from G8 maternal health initiative “a new low for political pandering to social conservatism.”

18 Mar 2010

The Guardian and Marie Stopes International today announced the launch of the third annual International Development Journalism Competition.

03 Mar 2010

Two year grant will help to expand voluntary contraception and safe abortion services for women in Africa’s poorest countries.

08 Feb 2010

MSI programmes averted nine million unintended pregnancies and 2.6 million unsafe abortions; 35,000 maternal deaths averted in 2009 alone.

03 Feb 2010

New research published today (Friday) in The Lancet (online first: shows that the new emergency contraceptive pill ellaOne® (ulipristal acetate) is effective in preventing pregnancies.

29 Jan 2010

The programme will address Afghan women’s sexual and reproductive health ahead of London conference on the future of Afghanistan.

27 Jan 2010

Marie Stopes International explains how Ethiopians can have children by choice, not by chance.

20 Jan 2010