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Backstreet abortions in Kenya

"Every day, 320 women are hospitalised – and seven die – as a result of dangerous ‘quack’ abortions in Kenya"

I recently read this eye-opening article about the illegal backstreet abortions happening in Kenya. The country's laws forbid abortion unless the mother's life or health is in danger. Furthermore, greater than 50% of girls between 15-19 years of age cannot get access to contraception.

Click below to read the full article.


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