Africa

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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First time for partners in Liberia to participate in #Sept28 Campaign!

In Liberia, Youth Bridge Inc. will officially launch its pilot project: “Pregnancy by Choice Not by Chance” campaign. The project will include a once a week Radio Talk show that will engage, inform and empower young women, especially young girls who have experienced sexual abuse. The project will raise awareness on the lack of legal […]

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Women Help Women mobilize on September 28

On #Sept28 2016, the International Safe Abortion Day, Women Help Women launched a collection of statements and stories from people who risk jail to help others access abortion.Women help women everywhere. We help because it is a moral thing to do.

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“Step into our stories” #StepIntoOurShoes – UGANDA

Abortion is generally illegal in Uganda and is criminalised up to 14 years in prison. However, it is permissible for a doctor under the penal code to carry out an abortion if it places the life of the pregnant person at risk.

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‪#‎EndAbortionStigma‬ March in Cape Town, ‎SouthAfrica‬

WISH Associates together with Amnesty International held a march rally on September 27 in Cape Town to commemorate September 28 Day of Action.

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