Media & Events

inroads Meditation on self-managed abortions

During the month of July, we decided to experiment with new programming for our members within the inroads network. Over the years, the inroads team has been interested in facilitating and creating exchange spaces for members who work at stigma-busting through the arts. The arts is understood so differently across the world, but one thing […]

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New inroads Seed and Experimental Grantees 2019-2020

The inroads Partnership Fund is supporting 12 new projects! Seed grants. This is the fifth round of seed grants, and includes 6 projects from around the world Rural Aid Foundation (RAFO, Uganda). Rural Aid Foundation will use the Harm Reduction Model to facilitate safe abortion storytelling and experience sharing to create awareness on abortion stigma […]

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Addressing stigma while moving a national campaign: Spotlight on Malawi

In the weeks before, during and after May 28, the International Day of Action for Women’s Health, we are sharing from national campaigns, movements and coalitions for abortion rights from across the world, through the perspectives of inroads members who participate in and lead these movements. All of these inroads members are constantly working on […]

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Addressing stigma while moving a national campaign: Spotlight on Ireland

In the weeks before, during and after May 28, the International Day of Action for Women’s Health, we are doing a series on stigma in the context of national campaigns across the world fighting for abortion rights, from the perspective of inroads members who participate in and lead these movements. The focus of these writings […]

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Stigma does not rhyme: 1st Web Poetry Open-Mic

We gathered to redefine On May 21 2019, Our experiences learnings and feelings, online *Stigma does not rhyme, My Abortions are Fine* We created a safe, listening space by introducing ourselves with our name, country as well as three words that inspire us in our stigma-busting work. There were participants from Peru, Ireland, Mexico, US, […]

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Addressing stigma while moving a national campaign: Spotlight on Argentina

In the weeks before, during and after May 28, the International Day of Action for Women’s Health, we are doing a series on how stigma shows up for national campaigns across the world fighting for abortion rights, from the perspective of inroads members who participate in and lead these movements. We have Spotlights on campaigns […]

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inroads Partnership Fund: Experimental and Seed Grants (due June 2 2019)

We are excited to announce an experimental funding opportunity for inroads members! This round of funding can support projects between $1000 and $8000 USD, at two levels: Seed Grants – USD $1000 – $3000. Inroads Seed grants are designed to support the production or translation of tools and art projects for sharing with inroads members […]

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#Multiple Abortion Stigma: Twitter Talk

Twitter Talks are a new monthly discussion and open forum where inroads members can watch and participate in conversations between selected presenters who have been asked to tackle subjects around abortion stigma. In our first talk on May 2, 2019, members from India, USA, Mexico, Northern Ireland, and Brazil answered questions about the stigmas associated […]

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Narrative report from the Asia and the Pacific Regional Member Gathering 2019

On the 8th and 9th of April 2019, 37 inroads members gathered in Kathmandu, Nepal, for the first Asia & the Pacific Regional Member gathering. The members came from various legal, medical, political and cultural environments to represent their abortion stigma-busting work from diverse contexts within the nations of Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, […]

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Apply to Join the inroads team as the Member Support Specialist (Closes 19 May 2019)

The inroads team is very excited to invite applications for a new position with our team, supporting the 1300+ members across the globe to make inroads on the stigma and discrimination associated with abortion. This is a part-time contract position for a current or new inroads member, with preference for candidates located in the Global […]