Imagining a World Free from Postabortion Care Stigma Every year, 47,000 women die because of unsafe abortion and millions more face injuries, including hemorrhage, infection, chronic pain, secondary infertility and trauma to multiple organs. Unsafe abortion accounts for 13% of pregnancy-related deaths worldwide. Of the 38 million abortions performed annually in developing countries, more […]Read More
Call to endorse the joint statement and call to action for the Philippine Congress to examine the harmful impact of the total criminal ban on abortion
Joint statement and call to action for the Philippine Congress to examine the harmful impact of the total criminal ban on abortionRead More
We believe in a world where every woman has the right to make decisions about her body, her health, and her future.
Yet this vision is far from reality. In much of the world, women still don’t receive the sexual and reproductive health care they want and need.
222 million women in the developing world want contraception but can’t get it. We know from our partners on the ground what the impact of this is — many women become are vulnerable to unplanned pregnancy and face the risk of seeing their child die from poverty related causes.Read More
Support the rallies in Dublin, Galway and Cork in Ireland and in London on 20 August 6pm outside the Irish Embassy History: 18 year old asylum seeker in Ireland raped, refused an abortion, threatened suicide, went on hunger and liquid strike, court order obtained by doctors to forcibly hydrate her and do a forced caesarean […]Read More