The International Planned Parenthood Federation European Network (IPPF EN) is one of 6 regions of the International Planned Parenthood Federation which was founded in 1952 and is the strongest global voice safeguarding sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for people everywhere.
IPPF EN includes 41 membership-based associations throughout Europe and Central Asia, as well as the Regional Office in Brussels, Belgium.
IPPF EN has participative status with the Council of Europe and special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC).
IPPF EN, both through its member Member Associations and the Regional Office, collaborates with the European Institutions, United Nations agencies such as the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the World Health Organisation (WHO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
IPPF EN is also member of the following civil society networks: European Public Health Alliance (EPHA), The Platform of European Social NGOs, European NGO Confederation for Relief and Development (CONCORD).
IPPF EN has observer status with EuroNGOs and Inter-European Parliamentary Forum on Population and Development (EPF).