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Second trimester abortion in Vietnam: ban or not ban

Second trimester abortion in Vietnam: ban or not ban

 by Phan Bich Thuy 28 November 2015 http://asap-asia.org/blog/second-trimester-abortion-in-viet-nam-ban-or-not-ban/#sthash.yrgidMBc.dpbs For the past 10 years imbalances in sex ratio at birth (SRB) has become a major concern in Vietnam. In order to solve this problem the government has adopted certain policies prohibiting ...
Case of illegal detention and death of woman at hospital heads to High Court of Nigeria

Case of illegal detention and death of woman at hospital heads to High Court of Nigeria

30 December 2015 A Nigerian hospital illegally detained a woman who could not pay for the maternal health services she received and denied her emergency services later on that led to her death according to a case filed before the ...
Campaigning in Kazakhstan

Campaigning in Kazakhstan

The Legal Center for Women's Initiatives "Sana Sezim" from Kazakhstan says: I have the right to choose, decide, to freedom and to live in peace! At: https://www.facebook.com/astrayouth/ ...
Campaigning in Bulgaria

Campaigning in Bulgaria

4 December 2015 Джендър алтернативи / Gender Alternatives Foundation from Bulgaria calls for stopping violence against women as we have the right to live in peace! At: https://www.facebook.com/astrayouth/ ...
Protest calling on politicians to solve the problem of sexuality education in Lithuania

Protest calling on politicians to solve the problem of sexuality education in Lithuania

14 December 2015 The Lithuanian Centre for Human Rights and young activists led the protest near the Lithuanian Ministry of Education and Science offices. With this protest, the activists wanted to encourage politicians to solve the problem of sexuality education ...
Campaigning in Armenia

Campaigning in Armenia

For the 16 Days on Gender Violence in December 2015, the group Society Without Violence in Armenia said banning the right to make decisions on one's body is violence! At: https://www.facebook.com/astrayouth/ ...