Kenyan clinic loses Sh200m in US aid over Trump abortion policy

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Kenyan clinic loses Sh200m in US aid over Trump abortion policy

Thursday May 3 2018
By KEVIN J. KELLEY

Kenya's longest-established family planning clinic has lost 60 per cent of its budget for defying a Trump administration policy forbidding women's health providers from offering information or services related to abortion.

Family Health Options Kenya has been forced to close one of its 14 clinics and curtail services at others due to US funding cuts amounting to Sh200 million ($2 million), Washington-based National Public Radio (NPR) reported on Wednesday.

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