People we will miss a lot


There are so many people who helped to make Women on Waves and Women on Web a reality. Some of them already died but we do not want to forget them. Here we want to pay tribute to these remarkable people who changed the world

  • Elyse Stern, a young Women on Waves supporter

    Elyse Mary Stern, died on March 30, 2012. She was only 28. The result of a motor vehicle/bicycle accident. Elyse was bright, beautiful, independent, free spirit. She lived her short life to the fullest everyday. She was a gardener, welder, knitter, musician and world traveler. She was always… Read more »

  • Thank you Dr. Morgentaler!

    Thank you so much for all you have done, thank you for always defending freedom and dignity, for being such an authentic person, for being a true humanist. Thank you for being so brave. Thank you for changing so many women's lives. Thank you. Dr. Morgentaler died on May 29 th, 2013. We are… Read more »

  • In Memoriam

    On Monday, May 2nd, 2005 Dr. Bill Rashbaum, member of the advisory board of Women on Waves died. He was 78. Read more »