Reproductive choices can overcome sale of illegal abortion pills
December 29, 2019
It is disheartening to note that the sale of illegal abortion pills online is proliferating. Clearly, it reflects the increasing desperate attempts by women and girls in resolving their crisis when faced with unplanned pregnancies.
While the health ministry has been clamping down on such sales, we are concerned that it may be ineffective as these sales are conducted through various platforms like Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter and WeChat that appear and disappear as fast as a flash.
Marie Stopes speaks out amid storm on abortion, contraception
Sunday October 29 2017
By ELVIS ONDIEKI
Reproductive health services provider Marie Stopes has defended itself following uproar on its provision of abortion services.
The organisation’s social media accounts are replete with messages that require no Einstein to decode on provision of abortion services as an option to Kenyan women.
Even on its website, the message is clear. On the “what we do” section, it says it helps “women to have children by choice, not chance”.
Continued at source: http://www.nation.co.ke/news/NGO-speaks-out-amid-storm-on-abortion--contraceptives-/1056-4160326-qhq7r3/index.html