Author Archives: Asia Safe Abortion Partnership

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.

The pro-choice movement in Asia: A retrospective

Dr. S. P. Choong. Founding Member, Asia Safe Abortion Partnership As a founding member of ASAP,  I  am taken aback to suddenly realize that it’s been 10 years since we adopted the idea of a regional alliance for abortion rights. … Continue reading

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Freedom which is Restricted and Violated from Us.

Lakmini Prabani Perera, Youth Champion, Sri Lanka On the occasion of Independence Day in Sri Lanka, our Youth Champion reflects on what it means to be free, and the need to build partnerships across anti-colonial and feminist movements to achieve … Continue reading

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Abortion in India: Changing Legal Contexts and Challenges

Four decades after legalization of abortion, poor women in India still do not have access to safe abortion services. Part of addressing this challenge requires an understanding of the legal framework for liberalizing abortion, starting with the MTP Act of … Continue reading

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Abortion in India: The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act.

Four decades after legalization of abortion, poor women in India still do not have access to safe abortion services. Part of addressing this challenge requires an understanding of the legal framework for liberalizing abortion, starting with the MTP Act of … Continue reading

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Best of 2017 – the ASAP Blog

2017 has been a tumultuous year as far as the field of sexual and reproductive health and rights. The ASAP blog has mirrored a lot of these debates and concerns. As the year comes to a close, we bring you … Continue reading

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