All Press Releases

This is an overview of all the press releases about our campaigns; the launch of new hotlines, ships campaigns, legal battles, and other events.

102 all press releases

European Parliament debates abortion ship

BRUSSELS, Belgium -- European Parliament legislators on Thursday turned a…

Back home from Portugal

The Women on Waves ship Borndiep arrived back in the Netherlands on Tuesday the…

Medical Team flies back to the Netherlands Sunday, 12th of september

As planned, Dr. Rebecca Gomperts, Dr. Gunilla Kleiverda, Gemma Pagano and the…

Rumours of prosecution exaggerated

A Portuguese anti-abortion group has accused Rebecca Gomperts of breaking the…

On the appeal in Coimbra administrative court.

Today Paulo Portes claimed at 13.00 that the court in Coimbra had affirmed his…

Borndiep sails to the North. Dutch politicians meet Portuguese.

In the morning of Friday September 3 the captain of the ship Borndiep of Women…

PROIBIÇÃO DO GOVERNO REVELA HIPOCRISIA POLÁTICA E PENDOR REPRESSIVO

CGTP-IN: A decisão do Governo português de impedir a entrada do barco da…

Comments to the statement of Dutch Minister of Foreign affairs of The Netherlands

The minister Bot has stated that the Portuguese Minister of Defense cannot…

Paulo Portas makes false accusations again;

Once again Women on Waves would like to declare that it all its activities on…

Portugese Government in violation of international treaties

28-08-04: Our reaction to the DECISION OF PORTUGUESE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE…

Statement nr. 0010/SEAM/2004 from the Presidency of the Council of Ministers of Portugal

Here are the faxes of the portugese ministers that do not want us to come to…

Permission requested to enter Harbour of Figueira da Foz

Following the normal procedures, today (27-08-04)Women on Waves officially…