Category Archives: International Campaign For Women’s Right To Safe Abortion

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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The Race to Gender Equality

The Race to Gender Equality The words gender, gender roles and gender equality are not unknown to all. Even a layperson understands what these words stand for. But it is a different matter that people do not want to realize … 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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Unsafe abortions and the post 2015 agenda: Where do we stand?

A guest post by Dr. Sim-Poey Choong. Dr. Sim-Poey Choong has led family planning services, is a safe abortion provider and works with HIV affected persons in Penang, Malaysia. The International Conference on Population and Development or the ICPD, held … Continue reading

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Celebrating Safe Abortion With Mid-Level Providers : Sept. 28, Nepal

This post was originally published on Being Smriti, a blog run by ASAP’s Youth Champion from Nepal, Smriti Thapa.  Robert Kennedy once said “This world demands the qualities of youth: not a time of life but a state of mind, … Continue reading

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