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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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Turkey: Protesting Bans and Restrictions to Safe Abortions

The prohibition of induced abortions do not reduce the number of abortion, on the contrary, it leads to the increase in maternal mortality by increasing abortions under unhealthy/unsafe conditions.  – Final Conclusion of a WHO Meeting on Abortions in Ankara … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead For Safe Abortions: WHO’s Updated Manual 2012

June 21 2012 was an exciting day for pro-choice campaigners. The WHO released its updated technical guidance on safe abortions, with recommendations for medical and surgical abortion for various stages of pregnancy. Their guidelines are based on updated evidence in … Continue reading

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