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FIAPAC Conference: 14-15 September 2018 in Nantes (France). CfP OPEN

27th November 2017

The International bi-annual Conference of FIAPAC (International Federation of Professional Abortion and Contraception Associates) will be held in Nantes (France) on 14-15 September 2018 under the theme Liberating women – Removing barriers and increasing access to safe abortion care”.

After 40 years since the Veil law legalized abortion in France, this Conference will be an opportunity to explore how changes in organisation, techniques and thought have modified care provision of abortion and contraception in France.

Every year FIAPAC Conference brings together health care professionals and professionals from various disciplines to discuss contraception, abortion, barriers to access to sexual and reproductive health services, stigmatisation, advocacy, legal aspects, counselling, among other topics.

Papers or Posters must be submitted online. The conference will be held in English with simultaneous translation to French provided.

CfP Deadline: 15th April 2018

More information on topics and registration can be found at

See the flyer of the conference HERE

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