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About Guest Blogger

All guest bloggers are experts in the field of reproductive rights invited by ASAP to write for this blog. If you are interested in contributing please write to us at discussions.asap@gmail.com

“Papaya Workshops”- A reflection from a medical student participant at the Children by Choice Conference 2015

– By Tessa Moody, 6th year medical student, Adelaide University It was an insightful and empowering experience to be involved in the “Papaya Workshop” – a hands-on activity designed to educate medical students and practitioners about manual vacuum aspiration and D&C … Continue reading

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An Open Letter on the Importance of Reproductive Choice: Ann Furedi

Choice does not necessarily have to be in a name. But it needs to be at the core of our values, because respect for women’s capacity to decide really does matter, writes Ann Furedi on RH Reality Check.  I want … Continue reading

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China Tones Down One Child Policy

About 10 million couples stand to benefit from the change allowing a second child in some families. Demographers, however, do not expect a major baby boom. BEIJING — At soon as Luo Yuannan heard about the change in China’s one-child … Continue reading

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Commemorating A Feminist For Sept. 28 : Japan

We thank Fumi Suzuki, the Executive Director of Space Allies, Japan for writing to us about this event conducted on Sept. 28 in Japan. On September 28, 2013, in Tokyo, Japan, we had an event for commemorating the late Dr. Sizuko … Continue reading

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Person Of The Month: Dr. Henry Morgentaler

Since we are discussing illegality and restrictive laws, we would like to dedicate this column to the memory of the late Dr. Henry Morgentaler, who braved a harsh law to provide women. His sense of duty and dedication to the cause … Continue reading

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