To mark Safe Abortion Day, 28 September 2019, COHERINET staff and selected community members from the grassroots level interacted with health service providers at Kawempe National Referral Hospital in the Family Planning & Gynaecology Wards. The interactions aimed at discussing barriers to access and availability of abortion, and provision of comprehensive abortion care services, especially for the poor women and girls from local communities. During the discussions, a Community Women’s Council leader emphasised the need … Continued
HERA – Health Education and Research Association, Skopje, North Macedonia, regularly supports International Safe Abortion Day, and joined the Global Day for Action this year also. On September 28th, HERA organized a public documentary screening and opened a discussion among the attendees on the topic of safe and legal abortion, aiming at the global picture and bringing it down to the local level, along with current challenges. They sent out a press release and conducted … Continued
For International Safe Abortion Day, 28 September 2019, Rutgers NL proudly shared this animation, explaining their ambitious dream – a world with no more unsafe abortions – which they are hoping to realise together with DKT International through a unique partnership and approach.
For the first time, people in more than 30 cities took action for International Safe Abortion Day. The Bündnis für Sexuelle Selbstbestimmung (Alliance for Sexual Self-Determination) is a coalition of voluntary groups in Germany. Activities for 28 September were organised by the Pro-Choice Coalition, Pro-Choice_DE, which consists of groups throughout Germany, that have been popping up over the past year due to current pro-choice struggles. In Köln, people gathered in front of the main station and … Continued
Doctors for Choice UK celebrated Safe Abortion Day 2019 on 28 September with a sticker campaign. They wanted to spread the word that abortion should be seen as a routine part of women’s reproductive healthcare. They gave out stickers to stick anywhere and everywhere, and also asked supporters to tweet pictures of their stickers with the hashtags #MyAbortionMyHealth and #AbortionIsHealthcare SOURCE: @rachelkerr