In Harm's Way: Recommendations
02.24.10 - In Harm's Way: The Impact of Kenya's Restrictive Abortion Law
TO THE GOVERNMENT OF KENYA
To the Executive Branch
- Publicly acknowledge the importance of reducing unsafe abortion in order to meet Kenya’s obligations under the Millennium Development Goals, particularly the goal to reduce maternal mortality.
- Support legislative and policy reform to improve access to safe and legal abortion services and quality post-abortion care services. Emphasize that unsafe abortion should be treated as a public health and human rights crisis, not a criminal issue...