News & Announcements

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...
April 2021
We are thrilled to formally announce that Elizabeth (Beth) McClain has joined Ibis' Board of Directors’ as a Member at Large! Beth is currently the Associate Treasurer of Tufts University, where she manages cash and liquidity management, forecasting, investment of short term working capital...
January 2021
On Wednesday afternoon, a mob stormed the United States Capitol building, emboldened by white supremacist ideology, conspiracy theories, and incitements from the sitting President, and enabled by many others in positions of power. While we are not surprised, we are appalled. The peaceful Black...
December 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic, the global uprising for racial justice, and political battles around the world underscore the deep structural inequities and injustices that prevent people from exercising their human rights and accessing the care they need. Ibis’s research and partnerships are focused...