Thailand – Unsafe abortion prevention added to national healthcare system

PUBLISHED : 4 OCT 2022
MONGKOL BANGPRAPA  

The government has added unsafe abortion prevention services to the national healthcare system, to assist Thai women of all ages who find it necessary to terminate their pregnancy.

Deputy government spokeswoman Rachada Dhnadirek said on Tuesday that the government was aware of the problem of unplanned or unintended pregnancies. A considerable number of pregnant women were forced to terminate their pregnancy, with the inherent danger of an unsafe abortion.

Continued: https://www.bangkokpost.com/thailand/general/2406733/unsafe-abortion-prevention-added-to-national-healthcare-system