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.

Let’s get our medicines from the pharmacist!

Shreejana Bajracharya, ASAP Youth Champion, Nepal The International Day for the Eradication of Poverty falls on the 17th of October every year. On this ocassion, Sreejana reflects on whether poverty is the only factor that influences access to safe abortions for … Continue reading

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Saima’s Dilemma

Naureen Lalani, ASAP Youth Champion, Pakistan. On the occasion of International Day of the Girl Child, 2017, Naureen reflects on the need to provide access to safe abortion services so that girls grow up with the ability to make the … Continue reading

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My Journey Towards Becoming an Agent of Change

Shreeya Mashelkar, ASAP Youth Champion, India. It has just been 1 year since I came in touch with the Asia Safe Abortion Partnership. I had never had reason to have any opinion about abortions before that since I had never … Continue reading

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Heal Your Hymen

-Shristi Mainali, Youth Champion Nepal The blog was originally posted here- https://uncurtainedvoices.wordpress.com/   Few days ago, as I was surfing the internet and going through some interesting YouTube videos, a suggested video named “Hymen can be healed” caught my attention. I … Continue reading

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Who has the Answers?

–Rajvi Goradia, Youth Champion Fact 1: Postpartum hemorrhage is one of the leading causes of maternal mortality. Question 1: Why must somebody who is not even ready to have a child be subject to that statistic?     Fact 2: … Continue reading

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