If you live in the region, we’d like you to tell us what it’s like accessing abortion – and how this has changed

Latin America’s draconian abortion policies have resulted in the needless deaths of thousands of women, said Amnesty International’s secretary general, Salil Shetty, as he called for a decisive push for legalisation of the procedure across the region.

Argentina has very restrictive abortion laws. Even in the case of rape, or when a woman’s life is in danger in which the law permits abortion, doctors are often unwilling to proceed for fear of prosecution.

Continue reading…

Read More What’s it like accessing abortion in Latin America? Share your experiences

Facebook Comments