Category Archives: Other SRHR Fields

Social justice, world peace and women’s right to access safe abortion……………

Social justice is “justice in terms of the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges within a society”.  It assigns rights and duties in the institutions of society, which enables people to receive the basic benefits and burdens of cooperation.[3] The … Continue reading

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Asia Pacific Civil Society Forum on Beijing +20 Regional Review, Bangkok 14th-16th November 2014

What have we achieved and where are we 20 years down the lane from when the historic document Beijing Platform for Action was drafted in 1995. While we are heading towards drafting a new world development agenda post 2015, civil … Continue reading

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Youth and Unsafe Abortion- Articles and Readings

ABORTION: NOT EASY, NOT SORRY  Nearly one in three American women will have an abortion by age 45. Why are we so afraid to talk about it—or to acknowledge that our lives would have been so much less than we … Continue reading

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Book Review: Not without my Daughter

‘You are here for the rest of your life. Do you understand? You are not leaving Iran. You are here until you die.‘ Imagine if these shocking lines were thrown at you: how would you take it? For Betty Mahmoody, … Continue reading

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International Day of Action for Women’s Health: Forced/Early Marriages and Unsafe Abortions

Think unsafe abortions and the first image that comes to mind are young women. In many communities across the developing world, young girls are forced into ‘marriages’, sometimes far before they reach puberty. Statistics have revealed that there is a … Continue reading

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