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Dawn Purvis, Marie Stopes Northern Ireland
13 Mar 2015 | Centres

Dawn Purvis honoured at the UK Sexual Health Awards

Marie Stopes Northern Ireland’s programme director Dawn Purvis has been named Sexual Health Professional of the Year.

The audience at the UK Sexual Health Awards at London’s historic Hotel Russell rose to its feet and cheered in recognition of Dawn's many achievements as she walked up to accept her award from comedian and celebrity doctor Phil Hammond.

Celebrating an emotional win, Dawn Purvis said:

“I am overwhelmed. This is really dedicated to the efforts of the whole team, both in London for having the vision to set it up, and everyone in Belfast for all that they do every day.

“The Marie Stopes clinic is now...

Marie Stopes Northern Ireland’s programme director Dawn Purvis has been named Sexual Health Professional of the Year.

Dawn Purvis honoured at the UK Sexual Health Awards

Tim Black, Zimbabwe
07 Jan 2015 | Family planning

Honouring our founder's birthday: A call to advance family...

To mark the birthday of our founder, Tim Black, CBE, who recently passed away, we look back on a recent...

Honouring our founder's birthday: A call to advance family planning

Dawn Purvis
17 Oct 2014 | Centres

Hopes for the women of Northern Ireland

As Marie Stopes Northern Ireland prepares to mark its second anniversary, Programme Director Dawn Purvis sends a message of thanks to...

Hopes for the women of Northern Ireland

Myanmar DFID Visit
28 Aug 2014 | Centres

DFID Minister hails “impressive setup” in Myanmar

This week, Marie Stopes International Myanmar was delighted to host a visit from the UK’s Minister of State for...

DFID Minister hails “impressive setup” in Myanmar

Outreach in Papua New Guinea
03 Jun 2014 | Maternal health

Family planning: Why it’s time we face up to the future

Where we work in Papua New Guinea everyone knows a woman who has died in childbirth. Availability and knowledge of...

Family planning: Why it’s time we face up to the future

17 Oct 2013 | Centres

Marie Stopes Northern Ireland marks milestone in sexual and...

Today, we are marking a milestone in sexual and reproductive health with the first anniversary of...

Marie Stopes Northern Ireland marks milestone in sexual and reproductive health

Reaching the under-served
08 Jul 2013 | Family planning

Our impact in 2012

Today sees the release of our 2012 Global Impact Report, in which we examine the overall impact of our family planning and safe abortion services in 2012.

Our impact in 2012

outreach in Afghanistan
15 Mar 2013 | Family planning

Finnish government doubles funding for Marie Stopes International...

With one of the worst maternal mortality rates in the world, Afghanistan remains among the most...

Finnish government doubles funding for Marie Stopes International Afghanistan

Marie Stopes International Senegal
25 Feb 2013 | Family planning

12 months in 12 days: our first year in Senegal

In the run-up to International Women's Day on 8th March, our unique photojournal will give you a glimpse into our first year...

12 months in 12 days: our first year in Senegal

First Lady visits MSZ stand
08 Feb 2013 | Family planning

Zambia commits to raising contraceptive prevalence rate to 59%

The Zambian government has committed to raising the nation's contraceptive prevalence rate (CPR) from 33% to...

Zambia commits to raising contraceptive prevalence rate to 59%

Dana Hovig visits Malawi
06 Dec 2012 | Family planning

Vice President of Malawi praises Banja la Mtsogolo

The Vice President of the Republic of Malawi and Minister of Health, the Right Honourable Khumbo Kachali, has met with...

Vice President of Malawi praises Banja la Mtsogolo

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