Pamela Pizarro

RH Reality Check, North America

Pamela Pizarro is a sexual and reproductive rights activist based in Ontario, Canada.  She previously worked for the Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights where her interest in the field of youth and adolescent rights developed.  Her main interests are women's rights, the right to abortion, and the rights of youth to adequate sexual education and health services. 

EC Goes OTC in Canada

Women in most parts of Canada will soon be able to access emergency contraception over-the-counter. But the lack of centralized health care policy means women in Quebec will still need to consult pharmacists first.

Canada’s Challenges in 2008

Here in Canada there are a number of issues that are going to come up in the new year in regards to sexual and reproductive health and rights -- perhaps most prominently, the Unborn Victims of Violence Bill.