We openly talk about sex and sex education on various social media platforms, same way it’s high time we openly talk about safe abortion. This topic is debated among various groups of people.
We can’t shy away from talking about abortion and pretend it’s not happening while deep down we know it is and many women and girls are losing their lives, because they result to unsafe methods as abortion is illegal.
Time to provide accurate information on safe abortion is now and create more awareness on legal provisions for abortion so as to save lives of our girls and women who are majorly affected by this.
Due to stigma information on safe abortion is not always shared freely and ignorance is rampant. Women who need abortion are also under pressure to keep it secret, increasing the pressure to turn to unqualified persons in unsafe environment.