Spacious Solidarity

Abortion Storytelling and Narrative Change with Renee Bracey Sherman and Camila Ochoa Mendoza ~ Spacious Solidarity Dialogue

This week’s Spacious Solidarity dialogue surrounds the topics of storytelling and narrative change for abortion stories. Renee Bracey Sherman and Camila Ochoa Mendoza lead us through a conversation that centers people who have had abortions, delving into the richness, power and essentialness of abortion stories and leadership of people who have had abortions. The discussants […]

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Host an Online Session with inroads

We are inviting inroads members to host online sessions (dialogues, webinars or workshops) around key areas of thematic work in the network, as a way to build deeper understandings, center experience and creatively strategize ways to bust abortion stigma. The goals of these online sessions are skill-sharing and relationship-building. We encourage members to pitch sessions that […]

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Spacious Solidarity: Accompanying Abortions with Doulas and Hotlines

Presented by Ika Ayu and Isabel Perez  As many of you may know, inroads became an independent organization as of September 2020. With indepen-dance comes a fresh dedication and rootedness in the values we have adopted as an independent org: Community Care, Equity, Authentic Engagement and Fearless Passion. We are continuing with our Spacious Solidarity […]

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Continuing Solidarity: Doula and Acompañante Workshop

Last year, in February 2020, inroads members began meeting virtually convene in “spacious solidarity” to discuss and strategize the impacts of accompanying abortions during times of covid-19. WIth this space for collective visioning, it became clear that inroads members had a desire for more intentional and dedicated time to discuss the practical implications of abortion […]

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Join Our Team!

Inroads is hiring a Financial Analyst and Budget Manager The International Network for the Reduction of Abortion Discrimination and Stigma has grown rapidly over the past year. The organization has incorporated as an independent nonprofit organization, recruited a founding board, and created a new Strategic Plan.  If you have the skills and expertise to join […]

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Results From the inroads Network Evaluation 2020

Evaluating a participatory, stigma-busting network! We are very excited to be sharing with you the results from our third external network evaluation of inroads! 339 inroads members completed an online survey in March 2020, which covered questions related to network connectivity, health, and results. Along with the survey results, 30 members participated in brief interviews […]

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Celebrating inroads Independence and Transformation!

To the inroads Community, The inroads team is excited to announce that now, as of September 1 2020, the inroads network is a fully independent non-profit organization! With this move to independence, we continue in our dedication to ending abortion stigma and discrimination while working to mitigate and manage the negative impacts that stigma and […]

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Individuals, Partnerships and a Network: Reflections, Questions and Direction at inroads Global Member Gathering 2020 (Part 3)

The following is the third part of a photo and text series that moves through the major moments of the 3rd inroads Global Member Gathering (iGMG). Every evening, the Steering Committee guided all participants through a reflection and group documentation of the day. We reflected and evaluated our work as individuals and in small groups. […]

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Individuals, Partnerships and a Network: Art, Exchange and Demo Sessions at inroads Global Member Gathering 2020 (Part 2)

In every setting where we gather, inroads members value and learn from sharing creatively and doing together. In fact, so many members incorporate arts, creativity, games and storytelling in their stigma-busting work, the inroads team intentionally created multiple spaces and opportunities throughout the five days for arts and demo sessions while we had the benefit […]

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Individuals, Partnerships and a Network: BIG Questions and Breakout Sessions at the inroads Global Member Gathering 2020 (Part 1)

The 3rd inroads Global Member Gathering (iGMG 2020), which took place in Mombasa, Kenya from 10-14 February 2020, brought together 122 members from across the world, and came at a moment five + years since the inroads network was formed. This was the largest inroads gathering so far, and with the largeness of the gathering […]