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Factsheet: India MTP Amendment Act (2021) card link

Factsheet: India MTP Amendment Act (2021)

This Center factsheet, released in September 2022, outlines and analyzes India's 2021 MTP Amendment Act, which aimed to reform the country's 50-year-old abortion law, the 1971 Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP) Act.

Abortion, Legal Protections, Other Barriers,Asia, India,Reporting on Rights,Publications

U.S. Abortion Laws in Global Context (Fact Sheet)

In the aftermath of the U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women's Health Organization, an onslaught of abortion bans have gone into effect throughout the U.S. Half of U.S. states are currently poised [...]

Abortion,United States, Global,Reporting on Rights,Publications

Global Trends: Abortion Rights 2022

An infographic showing the global trends in abortion rights.

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Legal and Policy Barriers to Self-Managed Abortion (Report)

We envision a world where individuals seeking abortion care can exercise full reproductive autonomy without any impediments or gatekeepers. This includes the ability of individuals to have self-managed abortions, which are those performed through self-care [...]

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Global Trends: Abortion Rights 2022

An infographic showing the global trends in abortion rights.

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(Report) The Constitutional Right to Reproductive Autonomy: Realizing the Promise of the 14th Amendment card link

(Report) The Constitutional Right to Reproductive Autonomy: Realizing the Promise of the 14th Amendment

This Center report delves into constitutional rights and guarantees in U.S. law that undergird the right to reproductive autonomy.

Abortion, Legal Protections,United States,Reporting on Rights,Publications

Protecting Abortion Access in Europe – A Call to Action

Following a decision by the United States Supreme Court taking away the constitutional right to abortion, the Center for Reproductive Rights joined more than 130 leading organizations, working to advance sexual and reproductive health and [...]

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European Abortion Laws: A Comparative Overview

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.

European Abortion Laws: Where Do They Stand? card link

European Abortion Laws: Where Do They Stand?

The Center for Reproductive Rights monitors and analyzes European abortion laws and advocates for reform of laws to ensure that they reflect international human rights standards and best medical practice. For more than 80 years [...]

Abortion,Europe,Engaging Policymakers,Uncategorized

Aligning the Penal Code to the Constitution: The Malindi High Court Decision on the Question of Abortion in Kenya (Factsheet)

The case of PAK and Salim Mohammed v. Attorney General and Three Others, Malindi High Court

Abortion,Africa, Kenya,In the Courts,Fact Sheets

State Constitutions and Abortion Rights: Building Protections for Reproductive Autonomy

This Center report outlines 11 states in which high courts have recognized that their state constitutions protect abortion rights and access independently from and more strongly than the U.S. Constitution or have struck down restrictions [...]

Abortion, Legal Protections,United States,Reporting on Rights,Publications

Las nuevas Directrices sobre la atención para el Aborto de la OMS: Lo más destacado de sus Recomendaciones Legislación y Políticas

Esta hoja informativa, emitida por el Centro de Derechos Reproductivos, analiza los aspectos más destacados de las recomendaciones de leyes y políticas de la OMS de su nueva Guía de atención del aborto emitida en [...]

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Fact Sheet: Law and Policy Recommendations of WHO’s New Abortion Guideline

Highlights of law and policy recommendations from WHO's new Abortion Guideline.

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Reproductive rights are human rights.

Help us ensure that every government around the world guarantees them.