28 September

International Safe Abortion Day

Diverse Actions, Different Places, One Demand:
Access to Safe & Legal Abortion NOW!

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85 different countries
400 actions
12.2 million people reached

The 2023 Campaign Toolkit

This toolkit is designed to support you and fellow activists in campaigning this September 28. It contains this year’s call to action, key messages, suggested actions, visuals and creative materials. The best part of it all is that you can share this toolkit with your community and take action together as an #UnstoppableMovement working in #AbortionSolidarity!

Call to Action

Read and share the Call to Action with the full list of demands now. The theme for this year is “Unstoppable Movement: Movement building, solidarity, and justice for the right to safe abortion” with a subtheme on “Young People’s Leadership in Abortion Justice”

Creative Materials

Take action and speak out using creative graphic assets, social media cards, templates and more!

Suggested Actions

Join a local mobilization, organize events, run social media campaigns, and take action together with activists in your community and around the world. Use the hashtags #UnstoppableMovement #AbortionSolidarity and #Sept28.



In support of the upcoming International Safe Abortion Day on 28 September, the Sexual Rights Initiative, the Center for Reproductive Rights, the Association for Women’s Rights in Development, CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality, the International Planned Parenthood Federation, Ipas, the International Service for Human Rights, Youth Coalition for Sexual and Reproductive Rights, the Asian-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women, MSI Reproductive Choices and the Swedish Association for Sexuality Education have developed a joint statement on abortion rights for delivery at the 54th session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. 

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Join APA’s September 28 video campaign! 

Asia Pacific Alliance for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (APA) is launching a video campaign with Members as part of the September 28 International Safe Abortion Day campaign. Deadline to participate is Monday, 25 September 2023.

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Join Us!

September 28 has been a regional campaign for the decriminalization of abortion in Latin America and the Caribbean for over twenty years before being taken on by SRHR activists all over the world in 2011.