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Abortion law reform debate in the public domain in Bolivia

A proposal for reforming the law on abortion is making "a lot of noise" in Bolivia, according to one media source. The President of the Bolivian Senate, José Alberto González, confirmed to the media on 10 March that the proposals ...
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El Salvador: the debate on abortion law reform is officially open

This year is the first time that this Central American country has openly debated abortion, forcing even conservative media organisations to cover the issue in editorials and primetime news programmes since abortion was made completely illegal almost 20 years ago ...
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Response to Human Rights Council annual resolution

On 24 March 2017, the Human Rights Council (HRC) adopted its annual resolution on the rights of the child. In response, the Center for Reproductive Rights, Sexual Rights Initiative and Child Rights Connect published a joint statement in response, which ...
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Stop Press: Australia Northern Territory Parliament passes new abortion law

THREE members of Australia's Northern Territory Parliament – Sandra Nelson, Ngaree Ah Kit and Selena Uibo –  shared their stories of making the difficult choice to terminate pregnancies during the debate on proposed legislation to reform the abortion law, which ...
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Protest against bill in Angola parliament calling for 10-year prison sentence for abortion

It was reported on 17 March that Angola's Parliament was scheduled to vote on a proposal to criminalise all abortions and imprison women who have abortions and people who perform them for up to 10 years. The change is part ...
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Woman dies after unsafe abortion in Nairobi county clinic: a daily story

On 13 March 2017, we reported the death of a 16-year-old girl from an unsafe abortion. On 16 March, the proprietor of a clinic in Kayole, Nairobi County, was arrested after a woman died in his clinic, the Faith Medical ...

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    Mabia Ghana
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    SAVE Ghana
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    Global Media Foundation, Ghana
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    African Network on Medical Abortion, Kenya
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    Minority Women in Action, Kenya
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    National Nurses Association of Kenya
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    Kisumu Medical and Education Trust, Kenya
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    Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa, Kenya
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    Trust for Indigenous Culture and Health, Kenya
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    Aunty Jane Hotline Kenya
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    Family Health Options Kenya
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    Centre for Youth and Development, Malawi
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    African Youth Safe Abortion Alliance, Malawi
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    Associacao moçambicana para o desenvolvimento da familia
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    Planned Parenthood Federation of Nigeria
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    ICMA
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    Promsex, Peru
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    Population Connection, USA
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    Colectivo Salud Mujeres, Ecuador
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    Women’s Rights Center, Armenia
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    Socio-Economic Development Association, India
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    Reproductive Health Training Center, Moldova
  • Planned Parenthood Federation of America
    Planned Parenthood Federation of America
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    Krityanand UNESCO Club Jamshedpur, India
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    IPPF South Asia Region
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    Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Belgium
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    Ibis Reproductive Health, USA
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    Gramin Evam Nagar Vika Parishad, India
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    FOKUS: Forum for Women and Development, Norway
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    Federación de Planificación Familiar Estatal, Spain
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    CREA, India
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    Centrul Filia, Romania
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    Central American Women’s Network, UK
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    Center for Research on Environment, Health and Population Activities, Nepal
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    APAC-Suisse
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    Allentown Women’s Center, USA
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    Abortion Support Network, UK
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    Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada
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    Campaña 28 de Septiembre, Latin America and Caribbean
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    Russian Association for Population and Development
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    Women’s Medical Fund, USA
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    Women’s Centre for Change, Malaysia
  • Society of Family Planning, USA
    Society of Family Planning, USA
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    Population Services International
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    DKT International
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    American Civil Liberties Union, USA
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    National Advocates for Pregnant Women, USA
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    LUNA, Belgium
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    Fundación para Estudio e Investigación de la Mujer, Argentina
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    Empower, Malaysia
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    Care International, UK
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    Sisters in Islam, Malaysia
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    Philippine Safe Abortion Advocacy Network
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    Nirantar, India
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    National Abortion Federation, Canada
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    Mouvement français pour le planning familial (MFPF), France
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    KMET, Kenya
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    GACEHPA, Belgium
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    Fundación Desafio, Ecuador
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    Coletivo Feminino Plural, Brazil
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    CHETNA, India
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    Casa Klinieken, Netherlands
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    Aspire, Trinidad & Tobago
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    All Women’s Action Society, Malaysia
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    ABIAIDS, Brazil
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    Women for Women’s Human Rights, Turkey
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    Youth Partnership for Peace and Development, Sierra Leone
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    Youth Advocacy Network, Pakistan
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    Women’s Refugee Commission
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    Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights
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    Wake-Up Call International, Pakistan
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    safe2choose
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    Centro de Promoción y Defensa de los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos, Peru
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    Peace Foundation, Pakistan
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    Orientame, Colombia
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    National Nurses Association of Kenya
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    Medical Students for Choice, USA
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    Marie Stopes International
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    Mahibere Hiwot – MSD, Ethiopia
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    Institute for Reproductive and Family Health, Viet Nam
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    Generation Initiative for Women and Youth Network (GIWYN), Nigeria
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    Centro de la Mujer Peruana Flora Tristán, Peru
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    Federation of Reproductive Health Associations Malaysia
  • European NGOS for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Population and Development
    European NGOS for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights, Population and Development
  • Emily's List, Australia
    Emily’s List, Australia
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    Children by Choice, Australia
  • Chanan Development Association (CDA), Pakistan
    Chanan Development Association, Pakistan
  • Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir, Peru
    Católicas por el Derecho a Decidir, Peru
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    Japanese Organization for International Cooperation in Family Planning, Advocacy Group, Japan
  • Centre for Youth and Development, Malawi
    Centre for Youth and Development, Malawi
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    Centre for Girls & Interaction, Malawi
  • Center for Creative Initiatives in Health and Population (CCIHP), Viet Nam
    Center for Creative Initiatives in Health and Population, Viet Nam
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    Católicas pelo Direito de Decidir, Brazil
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    African Youth Safe Abortion Alliance
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    African Women’s Development and Communication Network FEMNET
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    Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand (ALRANZ)
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    Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia
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    Women Help Women
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    Reproductive Health Matters
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    Pathfinder International
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    Mujer y Salud en Uruguay
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    Osez le feminisme
  • Women's Health and Reproductive Rights Foundation of Thailand (WHRRF)
    Women’s Health and Reproductive Rights Foundation of Thailand
  • IWHC
    International Women’s Health Coalition
  • Global Doctors for Choice
    Global Doctors for Choice
  • FPAN Nepal
    Family Planning Association Nepal
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    The YP Foundation, India
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    Fondo Maria, Mexico
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    CEPAM, Ecuador
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    Centre for Health, Human Rights and Development (CEHURD), Uganda
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    Abortion Rights Campaign, Ireland
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    La Mesa por la Vida y la Salud de las Mujeres, Colombia
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    International Planned Parenthood Federation
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    Ipas
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    International Consortium for Medical Abortion
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    Gynuity Health Projects, USA
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    Polish Federation for Women and Family Planning, Poland
  • Aware Girls, Pakistan
    Aware Girls, Pakistan
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    Eastern European Alliance for Reproductive Choice
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    Center for Reproductive Rights
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    CLACAI (Latin American Consortium Against Unsafe Abortion)
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    Catholics for Choice, USA
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    ASTRA Central and Eastern European Women’s Network for Sexual and Reproductive Rights and Health
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    Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP)
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    African Network for Medical Abortion, Kenya