Samsara are tweeting and sharing images on #StepIntoOurShoes and on 28 September will have a live Facebook-chat: “Let’s talk about youth sexuality, join us tomorrow! We will live on Facebook so ask your questions! #AbortionIsNotCrime #Sept28“.
We are organising some small events, comprised of the following: 1) Public awareness drive through distribution of flyers and display of posters (Ipas is a partner). 2) Capturing reactions of passers-by to ‘What are your thoughts on abortion?’ and later editing into a video compilation to be uploaded in YouTube. 3) A session with public health students and faculty where abortion-related video clips will be shown followed by discussion. 4) ‘Power walk’ activity to … Continued
‘Voice Your Abortion. Defeat Stigma‘, a platform for women from all walks of life to share their abortion stories and experiences will be hosting a Twitter chat in collaboration with Feminism In India about abortion storytelling and using it as a medium to end abortion stigma. https://www.facebook.com/VoiceYourAbortion/
The Beyond Beijing Committee (BBC) will be celebrating September 28, Safe Abortion Day, with various programmes and activities. On 25 September, the Reproductive Health Rights Working Group (RHRWG), which is comprised of NGOs and INGOs, including Ipas and Center for Reproductive Rights, and in which Beyond Beijing Committee is an active member, organised a meeting for the preparation for Safe Abortion Day. We decided to take this day as an opportunity to bring the … Continued
Denial of access to safe and legal abortion is a form of institutional violence against women. We discussed the importance of access to safe and legal abortion and its relationship with violence against women. ARROW joined the New Tactics in Human Rights community for an online conversation on Violence against Women: Advocating for Legal Reform, as a Conversation Leader. ARROW facilitated a discussion on Wednesday the 28th of September as part of the Global Day of Action for Access to … Continued