Africa

The Right to Safe Abortion in South Africa: A Clinician’s Experience [special 28 September report]

This is a blog piece written by Dr Tlaleng Mofokeng: “It is 2:14 a.m. on a Friday. I receive an email, with the subject line “Please respond” written in capital letters. I read the body of the email and the contents sound all too familiar. What follows is a scanty account of a missed menstrual […]

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Campaign Safe Abortion in South Africa [special 28 September report]

Global Health Strategies is an international organisation that focuses on improving health and well-being around the world using advocacy, communications, research, and policy analysis. They launched a partner-driven, social and community campaign on #MyBodyMyChoice on 10 September 2018 till 31 October. The campaign seeks to raise the discourse on reproductive justice and abortion as a key […]

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Burundi: SFBSP Burundi raised community awareness on the consequences of unsafe abortion

The Grassroot Organisation: Solidarite des Femmes Burundaises pour le Bien-etre Social et le Progres (SFBSP Burundi” seized this (Sept 28) opportunity to advocate to the Burundi Government to lift all legal barriers to access safe abortion services and take all appropriate measures to protect the right of Burundian women by ratifying the Maputo protocol. By […]

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Nigeria: GIWYN and the National Coalition for Reproductive Justice(NCRJ) planning for September 28th Campaign

GIWYN and the National Coalition for Reproductive Justice(NCRJ) have geared up to join our national, International partners and funders to commemorate the September 28th Campaign -” The International Safe Abortion Day”. GIWYN and Allies believe that Women’s Health is Normal and Abortion is part of Women’s Health, Abortion is Normal. Join us on Sept. 28th […]

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Kibera Young Women’s Network: Kenya

The Kibera Young Women’s Network will host a talking circle with young women in Kibera and will have sensitization activities on safe abortion. Sharing real stories on abortion and the impact of unsafe abortion then identify the referral centres for safe abortion and partner with them. Kibera is one of the areas in Kenya with […]

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GIWYN and NaCSAA #Sept28 Activities in Nigeria

GIWYN and NaCSAA (now “National Coalition for Reproductive Justice”(NCRJ) ) will engage in the following activities for this years campaign: 1.Adapt and localize the resistance poster for distribution locally 2. Organize a community resistance event in Lagos to host discussion to talk about rollbacks such as the Global Gag Rule, and their impact on local […]

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