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CANADA – Perspectives among Canadian physicians on factors influencing implementation of mifepristone medical abortion: a national qualitative study

The University of British Columbia’s Contraception and Abortion Research Team worked with Canadian federal drug regulators and health professional licensing bodies from 2016-2019 to remove restrictions on mifepristone in Canada, and are in the process of publishing a range of ...

RE: YOUR 28 SEPTEMBER ACTIVITY REPORTS!

We’re beginning to hear from Campaign members that you are organising activities! Fantastic!! Every year, we have published reports of your activities (with one visual) on the Campaign website and in the newsletter. Please note, however, that we can publish ...

THREE PUBLICATIONS

Selected publications, including a video from Women for Women's Human Rights on the Istanbul Convention, The Lancet on improving population health post Covid-19, and SRHM on the ramifications of Covid-19 on maternal health in Kenya ...

MALAYSIA – Reduce adolescent pregnancy, uphold sexual and reproductive health

Letter, by the Federation of Reproductive Health Associations Malaysia. We, leaders and representatives of civil society organisations, professional societies, scientific associations, faith-based organisations, government agencies and departments, private for-profit entities, non-governmental, non-profit organisations, and citizens of Malaysia, are united to ...

TURKEY – Refusal of access to legal abortion is a human rights violation: Constitutional Court

Turkey’s Constitutional Court has ruled that a young woman’s rights were violated when she was denied an abortion for a pregnancy that was the result of sexual assault. The 17-year-old became pregnant as a result of sexual assault in 2017 ...

PAKISTAN – That radical idea: a woman’s body belongs to her

Ground reality reveals deep-rooted patriarchy that has a hold on both formal state institutions and informal ones. One would think it is simple – one’s body belongs to oneself. The reality is that a woman’s body does not belong entirely ...