Special Section: Abortion and Human Rights

Volume 19, Issue 1, June 2017 GUEST EDITORS: Alicia Ely Yamin, Paola Bergallo, and Marge Berer Table of Contents EDITORIAL Narratives of Essentialism and Exceptionalism: The Challenges and Possibilities of

The law, trials and imprisonment for abortion in Kenya

legal abortion to preserve her health”.[43] Their analysis concludes: “At the micro-level, health providers bear the responsibility for abortion complications. At the macro-level, however… the unsafe abortion epidemic is linked