Category: Solidarity

My Body is Mine campaign: international petition

  Why this is important To : Ban Ki-moon , Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki Moon, On the occasion of September 28, 2013, World Day of action for safe and legal abortion , we urge you to call to UN members States to call for safe and accessible abortion right during the […]

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PERU: HELP TO PREVENT A TOTAL BAN ON ABORTION

Congress of Peru  is deciding on the fate of women whose lives and health are put at risk for pregnancy by proposing to absolutely criminalise abortion, a move based on religious parameters and dogmas of faith in making laws. It is widely recognized that there are situations where the pregnancy poses a serious risk to […]

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NIGERIA: SOLIDARITY STATEMENT TO CELEBRATE THE IMO STATE ABORTION LAW

On behalf of Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) we would like to express appreciation to the House of Assembly of Imo State for passing the “Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Bill, 2011” and enacting it as a law to eliminate violence in private and public life, prohibit all forms of violence including physical, sexual, […]

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JAMAICA: REPEAL DISCRIMINATORY LAWS AGAINST JAMAICAN WOMEN

Jamaican women’s health and rights are compromised or denied because of restrictive legislation and prohibitive costs. This includes stigma, and the personal pain borne by women across class, ethnicity and religious affiliation coming terms with their exercise of choice to terminate a pregnancy. SIGN THE PETITION HERE

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EL SALVADOR: FREEDOM FOR TERESITA

                                      Latin American and the Caribbean September 28 campaign for Decriminalisation of Abortion together with the international partners observing September 28 Global Day of Action is calling for solidarity in the case of Teresita unjustly accused of […]

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ECUADOR: SUPPORT RAPE SURVIVORS

SIGN THE PETITION to support the removal of criminal penalties for women who seek an abortion and the elimination of all penalties for women and girls who seek abortion as a result of sexual violence. Rape survivors in Ecuador deserve access to safe and legal abortion services. Despite a president who has demonstrated a commitment to […]

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