Women’s Resource Center Armenia initiated a press conference with local media to raise the issues for the Global Day of Action for Safe and Legal Abortion. A reproductive health and rights expert, a lawyer and a disability rights expert participated in the press conference. The main topic of concern was access to safe abortion for different groups of women, including women with disabilities and rural women.
The aim of the study was to assess the efficacy and acceptability of a regimen using mifepristone and buccal misoprostol with unlimited dosing for second trimester abortion in Armenia.
A number of changes were made in the Law (Article 10) covering abortion. The amended version of the law has been signed by the President and came into force from 6 August 2016. The Women’s Resource Center, a women’s rights organization, has expressed its concerns about the following points:
For the 16 Days on Gender Violence in December 2015, the group Society Without Violence in Armenia said banning the right to make decisions on one’s body is violence! At: https://www.facebook.com/astrayouth/
The Women’s Rights Center organized a series of three television shows in different regions of Armenia. The first show was broadcasted on 28th of September. The second and the third TV shows were organised in Lori and Kotayk regions which … Continued