In The Media

Abortion: SA must speak up

03 Oct 2018

Abortion: SA must speak up

Abortion: SA must speak up 'I woke up this morning and a nurse told me that I have been in a coma since I came in," says Ntsoaki* from her bed in Lesotho's only referral hospital. "I don't know where I will go when I leave...

Kenya: Unsafe Abortions Kill Seven Daily

26 Sep 2018

Kenya: Unsafe Abortions Kill Seven Daily

Kenya: Unsafe Abortions Kill Seven Daily Kenya is in the grip of a national health crisis as millions of shillings are spent reducing complications from unsafe abortions. A study by the African Population and Health Resear...

Pregnant? Need an abortion? Here’s where not to go.

25 Sep 2018

Pregnant? Need an abortion? Here’s where not to go.

Pregnant? Need an abortion? Here's where not to go Are faith-based NGOs breaking the law when they refuse to give women information on where to terminate their pregnancies? Lerato Molefe stares blankly at the sign erected ...

Burkina girls in hospital after FGM

18 Sep 2018

Burkina girls in hospital after FGM

Burkina girls in hospital after botched cut By BBC: Around 50 girls have been hospitalised in Burkina Faso following botched circumcisions, or female genital mutilation (FGM), BBC Afrique reports. Some of the girls are as ...

Mauritania: Rape Survivors at Risk

14 Sep 2018

Mauritania: Rape Survivors at Risk

Mauritania: Rape Survivors at Risk - Transafricaradio (Nouakchott) - The criminalisation of sexual relations outside marriage in Mauritania puts rape survivors at risk, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. T...