Member Profile – London-Irish Abortion Rights Campaign

Who We Are

The London-Irish Abortion Rights Campaign started in September 2016 and is now 900-strong. Our mission is to bring people in London together to campaign for free, safe, legal abortion in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland. We are the London branch of the Abortion Rights Campaign and a member of The Coalition to Repeal the 8th Amendment. We have 151 people working across 5 working groups: Fundraising, Lobbying, Direct Action/Protest, Media/Communications, Northern Ireland focus group.

We are a prochoice group; we stand in solidarity with the 11 women a day who travel from Ireland to Britain for abortion, and the individuals and organisations campaigning for change in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.

What We Do

We undertake the following activities:

  • Fundraising for Abortion Support Network, Alliance 4 Choice, Abortion Rights Campaign, The Coalition to Repeal the 8th Amendment

  • Lobbying decision-makers, policy-makers, organisation, individuals to advance support for abortion rights in the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland

  • Organising direct action and protest to bring people together to make their voices heard in creative ways

  • Building awareness of the need for change in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland through media and communications channels in the UK, Ireland and globally

Contact Us

https://londonirisharc.com/about/

Contact Form: https://londonirisharc.com/contact-1/ or email repeallondon@gmail.com

Twitter: @LdnIrishARC  #RepealLondon

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/londonirishARC/

Instagram: @londonirisharc