by: admin | September 28, 2017

For our final round of infographics for Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion, we bring you the following.  

Seeking legal remedy for abortion in India after 20 weeks:

 

 

 

 

by: admin | September 28, 2017

There is extremely low awareness and information about the legality of abortion at the community level. Low knowledge results in women, particularly young women, often facing numerous barriers as well as going to unsafe providers. According to World Health Organisation (WHO) girls and young... Read More 

by: admin | September 27, 2017

 

Woman-centered Comprehensive Abortion Care (CAC) includes high quality counselling and post abortion contraception as essential components of care. The methods being used to provide abortions need to be as per current standards. Recommended methods include – manual vacuum aspiration (... Read More 

by: admin | September 23, 2017

 

Unsafe abortion remains a `silent pandemic’(David Grimes); The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that 42 million pregnancies were voluntarily terminated, of which 20 million were unsafe (2003).

Rate of unsafe abortions are higher where abortion laws are restrictive.  It... Read More 

by: admin | May 28, 2017

Information is key to battling stigma and promoting access to safe abortion. Here are some resources that are a must-read for people looking to learn more about abortion:

 

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by: admin | May 28, 2017

Once a loved one makes the choice to get an abortion, how can you be of help? What are the things you can do and say to make the process easier for them? Here are 4 comics on the support network for abortion seekers, from parents and partners to friends and service providers.... Read More 

by: admin | May 27, 2017

The culture of silence around abortion leads to myths and misinformation about it. These myths further add to the cycle of stigma, and affect access to safe abortion. Here are 6 myths about abortion that need to be busted:

 

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by: admin | May 25, 2017

By Garima Srivastava, ASAP Asia

 

“Efforts to increase women’s access to and control over safe, legal, affordable abortions will be limited unless we incorporate a stigma lens and practice into our work and that we need a global community of practice and action to... Read More 

by: admin | May 23, 2017

CREDIT: @tarshi.ngo and @asapasia

INTERVIEW: SUCHITRA DALVIE

April 1, 2014
Shweta Krishnan

 

by: admin | May 22, 2017

By Aisha Lovely George (Hidden Pockets) & Nafisa Ferdous (CREA)

 

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