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May 28 International Day of Action for Women's Health

Photos from May 28th events from all over the world celebrating the International Day of Action for Women's Health.

Unsafe Abortion: Not Just A Number

**Shweta Krishnan from Asia Safe Abortion Partnership blogged about the ASAP and WGNRR session on unsafe abortion at the 7th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive and Sexual Health and Rights, recently held in Manila. (via http://asap-asia.org/blog/unsafe-abortion-not-just-a-number/)

Breaking The Silence: A Review

*** This review is originally posted on ASAP Blog. Reposted with permission from the author Dr. Suchitra Dalvie, Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP) Coordinator. Dr. Dalvie watched "Breaking the Silence" a 45-minute play on abortion based on the accounts of women in the Philippines which was performed by Filipino actresses. The play was a venture by WGNRR along with local and international partners.

Flashmob: My Body, My Future

About the blogger: Shreejana Bajracharya is a Youth Volunteer- FPA Nepal, a Member- South Asia Regional Youth Network Of IPPF (SARYN), Youth Consultant Ipas/ Nepal and also a Youth Champion of Asia Safe Abortion Partnership. Shreejana prefers to call herself as a social worker in the field of SRHR.

Championing Youth SRHR in Nepal: A peek to radio program on Safe Abortion

Asia Safe Abortion Partnership Youth Champion and South Asia Regional Youth Network of IPPF(SARYN) member Shreejana Bajracharya blogged about Bhaktapur Youth Information Forum's radio talk show during September 28 Global Day of Action for Access To Safe and Legal Abortion. 

Addressing Unsafe Abortion in Pakistan: A Panel Discussion for September 28 Global Day of Action for Safe Abortion

**WGNRR member and safe abortion advocacy and campaign project partner, Shirkat Gah Pakistan held a panel discussion on unsafe abortions in Pakistan. This is the second public event in Karachi on unsafe abortion. Last year, Shirkat Gah also had a successful media event for September 28 Global Day of Action for Safe and Legal Abortion.

Thanks to Ms. Maryum Siddiqi, Shirkat Gah Karachi Office, Pakistan for writing the comprehensive report on the event.

The End of my Internship at WGNRR

*Babette Verdult worked as an intern at WGNRR from February to June of this year. She is studying Applied Psychology at the Fontys College in The Netherlands. According to her, she chose WGNRR because she is motivated to fight for reproductive justice and wants to inspire other people to do the same. For internship opportunities, please email us recruitment@wgnrr.org

Beatrice wants to live

Originally written in Spanish by SRHR activist/blogger Ramón Torre Cañal ‏Twitter.com: @Ramon_Torre_C

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