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Autonomy and Abortion Access

  We need more girls to be born they say. We need to stop the ‘gendercide’ that is taking place across the world, they say. For social justice. For women’s rights. For human rights. While this is a compelling argument … Continue reading

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Unsafe Abortion: Not Just A Number

The World Health Organization estimates that every year about 47,000 women die from unsafe abortions worldwide. In Asia alone 28 million women seek abortion. About 10.8 million are denied access to safe abortion. Thousands suffer from complications and several die. … Continue reading

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Safe Abortion Is A Human Right

Today, December 10 is International Human Rights day, and a great time to remember that women’s access to reproductive health is incomplete without access to safe abortion services. Denying women this right to determine the outcome of their pregnancies and … Continue reading

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