Abortions are a common experience for women. Sharing your story can be a powerful tool to help normalize abortion care, and may also help other women feel confident to do the same. Read (or share your own) abortion testimonials from women in your country.
Access to safe abortion and human rights are closely tied together. People opt for safe abortions for many reasons. This includes saving their own lives, staying healthy, avoiding bringing up a child in poor conditions, and not having to live with the consequences of a rape. All these reasons, and many more, are directly connected
November 25th marks the first day of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence. Globally, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that one in three women have been subjected to either physical and/or sexual intimate-partner violence or non-partner sexual violence in their lifetime (1). In the Americas, according to police reports, 185,000 women and
Abortions are safe, medical procedures, and can be life-saving options for people who don’t want to be pregnant. However, as with all medicine, there are some risks. An incomplete abortion occurs when an abortion procedure has only been partially successful. Although the pregnancy has ended and no fetus will develop, some of the pregnancy tissues