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EUROPEAN SAFE ABORTION NETWORKING GROUP – Ensuring Access to Safe Abortion across Europe for International Safe Abortion Day, 28 September 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the differential access to safe and legal abortion across Europe since March 2020. Lockdowns have confined women to their homes and borders have been closed, making it difficult for women living in countries with restrictive ...

SENEGAL – Access to safe abortion in cases of rape and incest has become an urgent and absolute necessity: a statement on behalf of the Task Force for Legal Access to Safe Abortion in Senegal, Association of Senegalese Women Lawyers

Senegal has signed and ratified all international and regional legal instruments relating to the protection of human rights in general and the rights of women and children in particular, including the Protocol to the African Charter on Human and Peoples’ ...

WGNRR / SAIGE – Campaigning for Access to Medical Abortion in the Global South: A Guide for 28 September

This September 28, SAIGE (Safe Abortion Advocacy Initiative - A Global South Engagement) and its partners support International Safe Abortion Day with the theme: “Self-managed abortion” by focusing our demands around access to medical abortion as an important method for ...

COLOMBIA – Lawsuit filed in Constitutional Court to take abortion out of the Penal Code

Through a collective action led by the Causa Justa (Just Cause) Movement, on 16 September 2020, 91 organisations and 134 activists, including Women's Link Worldwide, who work for the defence of women's rights at the national level, filed a joint ...

NEPAL – For safe abortion practices: a woman’s death despite legal abortion

"In February this year, a 20-year-old unmarried woman was brought to our emergency ward with abdominal pain and rash on her legs and lower abdomen. Her blood pressure was almost unrecordable. It was clear from her appearance that she suffered ...

ICWRSA Statement for International Safe Abortion Day, 28 September 2020

The Campaign's full statement for International Safe Abortion Day, 28 September 2020. Also available in Spanish ...