FPA news

May 31st, 2017

A study titled ‘The effect of spending cuts on teen pregnancy’ has been published in the Journal of Health Economics by David Paton (Nottingham University Business School) and Liam Wright (University... Read more

Contraception, SRE, Teenage pregnancy
May 23rd, 2017

Sexual health charity FPA is calling on all political parties to commit to reduce the UK’s teenage pregnancy rate.

The most recent teenage pregnancy statistics (... Read more

Teenage pregnancy, Statistics, Spending, SRE
October 25th, 2016

A new report, 'Going beyond biology: Why we need comprehensive sex and relationships education (SRE)', will be launched in Parliament this evening.

The report sets out why young people want high quality SRE and why statutory status is the best way to ensure that it is available for... Read more

SRE
May 17th, 2016

Know It, Own ItToday the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) launches its campaign Know It, Own It, calling for... Read more

SRE
February 10th, 2016

FPA is disappointed by the Government’s decision today not to act on the Education Select Committee’s recommendation to make personal social health and economic (PSHE) education a statutory subject.... Read more

PSHE, SRE
November 11th, 2015

The results of the Health Survey Northern Ireland 2014/15, published by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety, highlight the importance of young people being able to make informed choices.... Read more

SRE, Sexual health
September 14th, 2015

FPA has launched its annual awareness campaign Sexual Health Week, which will run until Sunday (20 September).

The theme for the 2015 campaign is sexual pleasure and wellbeing, an area of sexual health that is often overlooked and in which many health professionals do not have specific... Read more

Sexual health, Relationships, Disability, SRE
July 16th, 2015

The Government’s full response to the Education Select Committee’s report Life Lessons has been delayed until ‘later this year’.

In a... Read more

SRE
July 13th, 2015

A lack of accountability in sexual and reproductive health and HIV care in England is directly impacting patients and must be addressed urgently.

That is the finding of an inquiry by an All Party Parliamentary Group into the standards of sexual health services since responsibility for... Read more

Sexual health, SRE
February 17th, 2015

Sexual health charity FPA welcomes the recommendations of the Education Select Committee’s inquiry – particularly that age-appropriate personal, social, health, and economic (PSHE) education and sex... Read more

SRE

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