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Abortion Rights and Activism in Argentina

Argentina came so close to decriminalizing abortion. Abortion bill being…

Interview with Dr. Rebecca Gomperts, Founder of Women on Waves and Women on Web

Working in Guinea as a young doctor, Dr. Rebecca Gomperts confronted with the…

Digital Redlining of Abortion Access and Women on Web

Women and pregnant persons need abortion during the pandemic, yet digital…

Spain censors information about abortion amid Covid-19 lockdown.

For immediate release, June 17 th, 2020:

Spain blocks access the website of the…

Abortion stories: Claiming feminist spaces on the Internet

Protecting the rights to access and share information on the Internet is a…

Request to lift the censorship of Women on Web website in Spain

To the attention of the Agencia Española de Medicamentos y Productos Sanitarios…

Aktualizacja Rdzenia Google: jej wpływ na Women on Web i dostęp do aborcji

4 maja Google ujawnił wyniki swojej drugiej Aktualizacji Rdzenia. Na skutek…

Internet as Woman’s Rights

Today, right to access internet seems inseparable from abortion rights. With…

German court cases on providing information

German abortion providers who give information on their websites to their…

Women on Web and South Korea

Abortion in South Korea is regulated by chapter 27 of the Criminal Code of 1953.

The involvement of Women on Web and Women on Waves in the legalization of abortion in Northern Ireland

Women on Waves collaborated with Northern Irish abortion rights activists since…

Women on Web and the legalisation of abortion in the Isle of Man

The first step toward legalization of Abortion in the Isle of Man was taken in…