A draft bill is likely to virtually remove women’s access to safe abortions.
Left with little choice, many women turn to illegal abortionists to terminate their pregnancies.
Nearly 90% of terminations of pregnancies are performed in developing countries such as South Africa and Nigeria.
The ability to bear children continues to decide many women's social standing and inheritance.
On April 28 in Washington DC a landmark event will be hosted to highlight links between reproductive health services and women’s economic well-being.