Updates & News

Submit Capacity Statement to be a Technical Assistance Provider: inroads Resources in times of COVID19

Inroads members are experiencing the impact of the current global pandemic in myriad ways. As people committed to understanding, managing, and eliminating stigma associated with abortions, members are understandably also facing new and emerging challenges. In this moment of global crisis, inroads is repurposing network resources to support members in different ways, one of which […]

Updates & News

Request for Technical Assistance: New inroads Resources in Times of COVID19

Demande d’assistance technique : Nouvelles ressources à l’époque de la COVID19: Leer en Francés Solicitud de asistencia técnica: Nuevos recursos de incursión en tiempos de COVID19 Leer en Español Inroads members are experiencing the impact of the current global pandemic in myriad ways. As people committed to understanding, managing, and eliminating stigma associated with abortions, […]

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Now Available: Funding for increased Communication and Connection during COVID-19

Inroads is postponing competitive project grants and travel support in order to shift network resources towards emergency funding support around COVID-19 response.  Funding for equipment and subscriptions is now available for inroads members, so that members can more nimbly respond to evolving connection, communication, and safety needs in this time. Connection, communication, and solidarity are […]

Spotlight

Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level: Serena Morena

This month’s story series is about inroads members who accompany people’s abortions across the world. While there is a growing need for self-managed abortions to bust stigma that exists in different legal contexts or medical establishments, there is also a need to understand what building a community of companionship for abortions looks like. The members […]

Spotlight

Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level: Las Comadres

“Individuals do not exist in isolation from communities. Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level emphasizes this connections and builds collective power, while simultaneously giving individuals immediate relief and support. When people are supported and empowered in their choices and are linked to support in their own communities, the stigma and silence surrounding […]

Spotlight

Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level: The Abortion Dream Team

This month’s story series is about inroads members accompanying people’s abortions across the world. While there is a growing need for self-managed abortions to bust stigma that exists in different legal contexts or medical establishments, there is also a need to understand what building a community of companionship for abortions looks like. The members who […]

Spotlight

Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level: the Knoxville Abortion Doula Collective

“Individuals do not exist in isolation from communities. Supporting a culture of self-help at the community level emphasizes this connections and builds collective power, while simultaneously giving individuals immediate relief and support. When people are supported and empowered in their choices and are linked to support in their own communities, the stigma and silence surrounding […]

Opinion

Young people fight societal norms in Sudan, where even believing in abortion rights has been stigmatized!

We often hear from many of our members, in digital and real-life spaces, about the relentless ways that patriarchy manifests in our societies, specifically as a form of reproductive oppression. Patriarchal conditions enforce binaries that are harmful to women, lgbtq folks, disabled people, and racial, ethnic, religious minorities who are more marginalized in society. These […]

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Call for iGMG 2020 Photographer: apply by 24 October

After a very successful 2nd Global Member Gathering in Zagreb, we’re looking forward to 3rd inroads Global Member Gathering in Mombasa, Kenya approaching in February 2020. We are looking to contract with a photographer and social media producer for the duration of the meeting to document and share the events of the meeting with members […]

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Request for proposals: Data scientist with natural language processing experience to extend the power and reach of advocacy and educational tools

The inroads team is looking for a consultant experienced in developing learning algorithms and tools to be used by movement activists and researchers. This person will work collaboratively with the inroads team to build-out the categorization and suggestion functions of the inroads Sentiment Gatherer and Platform for Real-time Sentiment Visualization. The project will include a. […]