Pro-abortion actions at the European Parliament 

“To combat anti-abortion legislation throughout Europe” is our target claims Astra, a pro-abortion network in Central and Eastern Europe which asks for “a stronger European parliamentary response to increasingly regressive legislation in Europe.” Astra held a meeting with MEPs and policy-makers on October 11th and 12th in order to try to counteract right-to-life legislation throughout Europe.…

France: To e-defend the right to live could become a crime

On October 13th, French socialist deputies proposed a bill “to widen the offence of forming an obstacle to the voluntary interruption of pregnancy through the online dissemination of “false information” on abortion”. Created by a 1993 law, the offence of ‘obstacle’ sanctions both preventing and attempting to prevent an abortion, by interfering with access to…

A pro-abortion European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) 

Following the rejection of the right-to-life bill by the Polish Parliament, the “Save Women” (pro-abortion) committee announced an upcoming European Citizens’ Initiative to ensure a guaranteed access to legal abortion, sexual education, and contraception at the EU level. Barbara Nowacka, leader of the “Save Women” committee explains: “In a few months, I am going to ask for your help to…

Polish Citizens’ legislative initiative towards a comprehensive protection of human life

The ECLJ publishes a Report on the Polish Citizens’ legislative initiative towards a comprehensive protection of human life Strasbourg – Octobre 4th 2016. The citizens’ legislative initiative for the total abolition of abortion, delivered to the Polish Parliament on 5th July 2016, aims to ensure for all children, before as well as after birth, equal rights…