Asia Pacific

September 28 Love Matters India: launch of India’s 1st Virtual Reality film on abortion #IAmNotAlone

To mark September 28th this year, Love Matters India is launching the campaign #IAmNotAlone – Kya doge mera saath?, geared towards calling on women and those in their lives – be it their partner, family, friends, colleagues, doctor — to step up and share their own experience of supporting women’s choice to have an abortion, […]

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India: Open Pockets, a conversation

  This year, Hidden Pockets is conducting events in Jaipur and Bangalore with service providers, where the aim is to bring an audience of young people to the service providers and have open conversations around issues of health and young people. They call it the #openpockets. A place to come and talk about sexual well […]

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Youth Champions Advocacy Nepal (YOUTHCAN): Photo Campaign

The Youth Champions Advocacy Nepal (YOUTHCAN) celebrate September 28 – International Safe Abortion Day with an aim to campaign a movement to promote universal access to safe, legal abortion as a women’s health and human rights issue. #IResistWePersist #September 28 Check out the photo campaign by clicking on the images:

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Hidden Pockets Podcast: Law on Safe abortion, Government Hospitals

Young people from South Asia and South East Asia talking about Safe abortion, Single woman accessing Hospitals and about Government hospitals in general. Listen to the conditions prevailing in South Asian as well south-east Asian countries with respect to sexual and reproductive health. Know about how young women use the facilities in the hospitals, why […]

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Reproductive Health Right Working Group of Nepal held a candle lighting rally

Reproductive Health Right Working Group of Nepal, a network of organizations working on SRHR in Nepal led by Family Health Division including CRR, Marie Stopes Nepal, Ipas, PSI, Youth CAN, Beyond Beijing Committee, CREHPA, among others, held a Candle Lighting Event to mark Third National Safe Abortion Day in Nepal. The candles are lightened as a […]

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Sign the online petition in support of the proposed amendments on abortion law in Sri Lanka

Abortion is criminalized in Sri Lanka with one exception; to save the life of the woman. Several attempts have been made in the past to, if not decriminalize abortion, then to at least relax the law to include more exceptions. However, these attempts have been thwarted due to a lack of political will and the […]

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