News & Announcements

May 2022
Following last week’s leaked Supreme Court draft opinion rolling back abortion rights, access to the full range of reproductive health care – including abortion and birth control – is crucial. Over-the-counter (OTC) birth control pills provide one way to expand access during this...
March 2022
March 24, 2022 – After several years of planning, coordinating, and strategizing, we are thrilled to announce Ibis’s Africa Region Strategy for 2022-2025 —an extension of our global strategic plan for 2018-2023 , which affirms our commitment to advancing sexual and reproductive...
March 2022
March 9, 2022 – Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) released new guidelines around abortion care that synthesize recommendations on clinical practice, health service delivery, and legal and policy interventions to support quality abortion care. These guidelines affirm evidence...
December 2021
Cambridge, MA, December 1, 2021 – Today, Supreme Court arguments for the Dobbs v Jackson Women's Health case—which will determine whether all pre-viability prohibitions on elective abortions are unconstitutional—are scheduled to take place. This ban, which would prohibit most...
November 2021
SAFE study shows the effectiveness of misoprostol alone regimens for medication abortion are higher than previously reported in clinical trials SAFE Study Highlights: Self-managed abortion (SMA) with medications is very safe and effective: 93.8% of those who used the mifepristone + misoprostol...
September 2021
Cambridge, MA, September 1, 2021 – Today, Texas state law (SB 8) banning abortion after six weeks into pregnancy—before many people even know they’re pregnant—goes into effect. The law also includes a “private right of action” that calls on private citizens to...