Women and girls in Africa are counting on us to save their lives!

Posted by ARASA on January 22, 2016

The AIDS and Rights Alliance for Southern Africa (ARASA) applauds the African Commission on Human and People’s Rights (ACHPR) for launching the campaign for the decriminalisation of abortion in Africa to raise awareness about unsafe abortions in the continent. ARASA calls on African governments to decriminalise abortion and to amend or repeal all laws that prevent women and girls from realising their fundamental human rights and sexual and reproductive health rights. 
You can download the release by clicking the link below. 

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