Publications challenging abortion stigma in Mexico

The group Equidad de Género: Ciudadanía, Trabajo y Familia (Gender Equity: Citizenship, Work and Family) has circulated the following information about their publications:

Plataforma Focos

Focos (Lightbulb) is a space where people make their experiences of abortion in Mexico visible – a place to listen and to be listened to. You can tell your story and listen to the stories of others:

The Lightbulb project is an initiative of the National Prochoice Alliance in Mexico.


Radio Novela

‘To decide in order to live’ is a radio novela about the histories of women and men who take important decisions in the face of difficult situations in their lives. These decisions break down barriers and are possible because they are based in human rights. The characters and situations are based on real-life – life stories that echo in your heart:


Video – Aborto y Punto

A short video made with a group of activists who came together to talk about their personal experiences of abortion. This video is a call to action for others to share their stories and re-write the imposed narrative of how we should feel and talk about abortion:

SOURCE: Equidad de Género: Ciudadanía, Trabajo y Familia, Mexico City:.