IAWG members are addressing sexual and reproductive rights during COVID-19 humanitarian response. Read More>>

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Apr 19, 2020 Learn More

Incorporating measures to ensure safe abortion services into state pandemic responses and eliminating barriers to abortion is not just a matter of harm reduction — it is a human rights imperative. Enabling self-managed abortion by guaranteeing access to medications and telemedicine counseling and ensuring women are not criminalized for inducing their own abortions could be a critical step towards fulfilling states’ binding human rights obligations and avoiding preventable abortion complications, including during the COVID-19 crisis

Apr 18, 2020 Learn More

HANDS one of the leading NGO in Pakistan has initiated COVID-19 response with the support of different donors and local philanthropy since mid-March 2020. In this regard, HANDS has supported the poorest families by providing Family Planning services to women in the community through trained health staff.