Adolescents in Asia are most vulnerable to unsafe abortions and have a right to receive comprehensive sexual education.

Youth Champion Lakmini Perera highlights the vulnerability of adolescents in seeking abortions. This infographic depicts barriers that adolescents in Asia and in specific Sri Lanka face when accessing abortion services.

It emphasizes the need for Comprehensive Sexual Education (CSE) as a strategy to reduce unsafe abortions among adolescents.

Infographic on how Unsafe Abortion impacts Adolescents in Sri Lanka

References:
http://www.unfpa.org.br/Arquivos/notes_icpd.pdf
http://www.unfpa.org.br/Arquivos/notes_icpd.pdf
http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/publications/1901-youth -and-unsafe-abortion-a-global-snapshot
http://www.srhrforall.org/issues/

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About Asia Safe Abortion Partnership

The Asia Safe Abortion Partnership is a regional network that promotes and advances women's reproductive and sexual rights across Asia. We are a prochoice network that works for women's right to safe abortion across the region.
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