There were 65 participants. The meeting was in Russian with simultaneous translation in English. Participants included health professionals, health policymakers and NGO representatives from 11 counties in the region – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, and Russia.
Screening for medical abortion without exam or ultrasound shows promise as a means for increasing access to this service. More research is needed to develop screening criteria that are more inclusive and simpler for clinical use.
In the context of the International Day of Action for Women’s Health on 28 May, the Reproductive Health Training Center organized the First National Conference on the Sexual and Reproductive Rights of Women with Disabilities in Moldova on 29 May in Chisinau. The estimated number of persons with disabilities in Moldova as of 2017 is 187,000 according to the Ministry of Labor, Social Protection and Family, 50% of whom are women. Girls and women … Continued
The purpose was to improve the quality of abortion services and train medical staff to provide safe abortion methods in accordance with WHO recommendations.