Home | About | Donate

Abortion is Not a Crime, Doctors Warn Governments


#1

Abortion is Not a Crime, Doctors Warn Governments

WORLDWIDE - Doctors and health professionals from every region of the world today added their voices to the growing pressure for the decriminalization of abortion, with 838 from 44 countries signing an open letter to governments published today by Amnesty International.

The letter calls on governments to stop interfering with health professionals’ ability to provide care, warning that criminalizing abortion puts women and girls’ health and lives at risk.

###