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News from national endometriosis organisations from around the world.


Logo from Associazione Italiana Endometriosi Onlus (AIE) The Associazione Italiana Endometriosi launches its first helpline
14 January 2009

As part of the celebrations for its 10th anniversary Associazione Italiana Endometriosi (AIE) expands its services by launching a new free helpline offering information and advice to callers.

Update from the Finnish Endometriosis Society (2008)
27 December 2008

The Finnish Endometriosis Society (endometrioosiyhdistys) has had a productive year and shares it successes with other groups in preparation for their 10th anniversary in 2009

quilt by Judi Cogliati Endometriosis Association Queensland granted $14,000 award
15 December 2008

The Queensland Country Women’s Association nominated endometriosis as their external appeal for 2007/08 and raised $14,122 for the Endometriosis Association of Queensland.

Logo from Endometriosis New Zealand Endometriosis New Zealand obtains governmental funding
14 August 2008

Endometriosis New Zealand has received a grant of $25,000 from the New Zealand Ministry of Health for a short term contract to look at how best to raise awareness of endometriosis

AIE logo Press Conference by AIE and SIGO launches Awareness Week in Italy
26 February 2008

The Associazione Italiana Endometriosis in collaboration with the Italian Society of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians held a press conference in Rome today to officially launch Endometriosis Awareness Week.

Some AIE members at World Meeting Milano Recent achievements by Associazione Italiana Endometriosi (AIE)
20 December 2007

The AIE is a driving force for women with endometriosis in Italy, where they have been instrumental in getting the disease recognised at legislative level, whilst still providing support to those affected by endometriosis.

Picture of Ellen Johnson Ellen T Johnson 1957 – 2007
11 November 2007

A tribute to Ellen Johnson, tireless advocate for women with endometriosis. Ellen contributed numerous supportive articles for Endometriosis.org

Picture of Deborah Bush Deborah Bush has been honoured as Paul Newman “unsung hero”
8 November 2007

Newman’s Own Foundation has granted Endometriosis New Zealand (ENZ) $10,000 towards its adolescent endometriosis programme, Me.

Picture of Livia Turco and Jacqueline Veit Associazione Italiana Endometriosi returns to the Senate
9 May 2007

AIE presents a proposal (with 13,000 signatures) to the Italian Health Minister for a law to safeguard the rights of women affected by endometriosis.

Picture of AIE cake Associazione Italiana Endometriosi celebrates eight years
19 April 2007

Associazione Italiana Endometriosi (AIE) celebrates enormous progress: not least the progress made with the Italian Senate’s five year plan, presented in the European Parliament in March.

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