This is a statement by the SAIGE network commemorating the International Safe Abortion Day on September 28th. This statement has been submitted to the 45th session of the Human Rights Council. Download the full statement here. Marginalised women face multiple oppressions and we can only truly achieve human rights by addressing how they impact one […]Read More
International Safe Abortion Day
Diverse Actions, Different Places, One Demand:
Access to Safe & Legal Abortion NOW!
Amnesty International recognizes the right of every woman, girl or person who can become pregnant to abortion, provided in a manner that respects their rights, autonomy, dignity and needs in the context of their lived experiences, circumstances, aspirations and views. Amnesty International’s abortion policy calls for full decriminalization of abortion and universal access to abortion, post-abortion care and evidence-based, non-biased abortion-related information, free of force, coercion, violence and discrimination. The organization’s approach to abortion is principle-based and derived from international human rights law and standards and long-standing human rights principles.Read More
DECRIMINALIZE ABORTION, SAVE WOMEN’S LIVES — WOMEN’S RIGHTS ADVOCATES URGE CONGRESS TO PASS PROPOSED BILL INTO LAW
The Philippine Safe Abortion Advocacy Network drafted the bill that aims to save hundreds of thousands of Filipino women from deaths and complications resulting from the lack of safe abortion in the Philippines.Read More
Gender, Justice Group of People’s Health Movement (PHM) to reiterate the demand for ‘Access to safe, quality and legal abortion’ and strengthen global solidarity on women’s /feminists and public movements and speak out for the Abortion rights of ALL- young girls, women / pregnant persons. We as PHM issued a statement following the fourth People’s Health Assembly (PHA4) in 2018, which was widely appreciated and contributed to building solidarity with other networks and movements.Read More