In many countries, women are still criminalized or die as a result of criminalizing abortion. The facts show that in many countries women's human rights are violated.

  • Abortion - a matter of human rights and social justice

    The right to safe abortion, to determine when and if to become a parent, and the right to healthy sexuality is an issue of both human rights and of social justice. Induced abortion is one of the most commonly performed medical interventions. Making abortion illegal does not reduce the number of… Read more »

  • Abortion Laws Worldwide

    Approximately 25% of the world's population lives in countries with highly restrictive abortion laws, mostly in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Read more »

  • Abortion with pills

    Medical abortion (abortion with pills) is method of abortion that has been thoroughly researched and recommended by the World Health Organization and other research organizations. Hundreds of scientific studies have been published that demonstrate that medical abortion is very safe and effective. Read more »

  • Abortion Myths

    Many myths about abortion have been created by people who are against choice. Read more »