Abortion Access Project: AAP is an organization of reproductive rights activists and women's health care providers dedicated to making abortion truly accessible.
Abortion Law Reform Association of New Zealand (ALRANZ)
ALRANZ is a voluntary organisation which believes that it is a woman's right to be able to choose whether to continue an unplanned pregnancy or have it terminated.
Abortion Laws of the World
This page provides links to the abortion laws of the different countries.
Abortion Rights is the national pro-choice campaign. It is leading the drive to bring the British abortion law into line with public opinion - so that women can make their own reproductive decisions without the current unfair obstructions.
Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC)
The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) is the only nation-wide political pro-choice group devoted to ensuring abortion rights and access for women. reproductive rights and health.
Abortion Services in New Zealand
This website aims to provide up-to-date and accurate information on the services available in New Zealand for termination of pregnancy (TOP).
It provides information on the New Zealand abortion law, abortion counselling, methods of abortion available in New Zealand, including the abortion pill (known as Mifegyne / mifepristone / RU486 / Mifeprex(USA)) and information on how to access abortion services in different regions of New Zealand.
This site gives information on legal, medical and pro choice ethical aspects of abortion in German, French and Italian. Special emphasis on Europe and Switzerland in particular.
On this website you will find a choice of movies on the topics unwanted pregnancy and abortion.
AboutHumanRights.co.uk: Comprehensive and easily absorbed information on your human rights, the Human Rights Act and privacy & protection issues in the UK and Abroad.
Action Canada for Population and Development (ACPD)
ACPD is an advocacy organization that focuses on sexual rights and health, reproductive rights and health, human rights and international migration. ACPD publishes a monthly E-news bulletin, Friday Facts, and a periodic newsletter, Right On, in both French and English.
African Journal of Reproductive Health
The African Journal of Reproductive Health is a multidisciplinary and international journal that publishes original research, comprehensive review articles, short reports, and commentaries on reproductive health in Africa.
African Partnership for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights of Women and Girls (AMANITARE)
Amanitare aspires to create a working partnership of African activists, women’s groups and networks around the fundamental rights of women to sexual and reproductive health, autonomy in sexual and reproductive decisions, the right to bodily integrity and freedom from coercion and violence.
Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP)
ASAP is a network of activists, providers, researchers and programme persons and others who are working to improve access to safe abortion services in the region.
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
The Association of Reproductive Health Professionals (ARHP) is a multidisciplinary association of professionals who provide reproductive health services or education, conduct reproductive health research, or influence reproductive health policy. ARHP educates healthcare professionals, policy makers and the public. The organization fosters research and advocacy to improve reproductive health.
ASTRA - Central and Eastern European Womens Network for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights
ASTRA is a regional network of NGOs and individuals advocating in a collective voice for sexual and reproductive health and rights in Central and Eastern Europe.
bpas is the leading provider of abortion services in the UK, with a national network of consultation centres and clinics.
Canadians for Choice
Canadians for Choice (CFC) is a pro-choice, non-profit charitable organization dedicated to ensuring reproductive choice for all Canadians through research, education and support. CFC envisages a world where individuals – regardless of age, ability, race, gender, sexual orientation, place of residence, or socio-economic and other status – have access to the info rmation, resources and services required to make and exercise info rmed choices on all aspects of their sexual and reproductive health and rights. CFC conducts research and works to educate communities and health care professionals on issues of reproductive choice. CFC also runs the Options helpline 27 hours per day, 7 days per week to support people facing unplanned pregnancies and give info rmation and referrals on reproductive health and rights in Canada.
Catholics for Choice
Catholics for Choice (CFC) was founded in 1973 to serve as a voice for Catholics who believe that the Catholic tradition supports a woman’s moral and legal right to follow her conscience in matters of sexuality and reproductive health.
Center for Reproductive Rights
Center for Reproductive Rights uses the law to advance reproductive freedom as a fundamental right that all governments are legally obligated to protect, respect and fulfill.
Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities (CREHPA)
CREHPA has many years of research experiences in the field of public health, population and reproductive health, Gender and development (GAD), environment, community development, market research, and management studies.
Choice Link Up
Choice Link Up is a pro-choice directory listing for information about reproductive health and rights. You will find links to accurate health information and comprehensive health services; pro-choice organizations and activist groups; resources and discussion sites.
CLACAI is a consortium made up of activists, researchers, heath care providers and other professionals that works toward reducing unsafe abortion in Latin America. Our goal is to increase access to information and safe, modern technologies that have the potential to improve the quality of abortion care while fully respecting women’s sexual and reproductive rights.
Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative
CHRI's objectives are to promote awareness of and adherence to the Harare Commonwealth Declaration, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and other internationally recognised human rights instruments, as well as domestic instruments supporting human rights in Commonwealth member states.
The principal purpose of the Concept Foundation is to increase access to medicines of assured quality at affordable prices for public health services in developing countries.
Consortium for Research On Unsafe Abortion in Africa
The purpose of this website is to be a place for researchers interested in abortion issues in Africa to share resources such as study designs and instruments, bibliographies and reports.
Coordinadora Nacional de Organizaciones Sociales para la Defensa de los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos
Department of Reproductive Health and Research (WHO/RHR)
Early Options medical education program
Early Options medical education program educates and instructs health care professionals, including physicians, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, counselors, nurses, and office staff, in the safe and effective administration of mifepristone and misoprostol for early medical abortion.
Eastern European Alliance for Reproductive Choice (EEARC)
The Eastern European Alliance for Reproductive Choice (EEARC) is a group of health care providers, researchers, individuals, representatives of NGOs, women's organisations promoting comprehensive reproductive choice.
Family Planning Association of India
Family Planning Association of India supports the rights of individuals to reproductive choices, including legal and safe abortion; works towards reducing the spread and the impact of STIs /HIV/AIDS and increasing access to gender sensitive SRH information, education and services to all especially the young and marginalized and eliminating violence, discrimination, and abuse.
Federation for Women and Family Planning
The Polish Federation defends the right to legal and safe abortion, to full accessibility of all medically accepted family planning methods and to modern gender-sensitive sex education.
Frequently asked clinical questions about medical abortion
In the library of WHO site you may find a document with “Frequently asked clinical questions about medical abortion” issued after the meeting of experienced researchers and clinicians in the area of medical abortion in Bellagio, 2004.
Global Library of Women's Medicine
A comprehensive reference to current clinical practice for clinicians and other medical professionals – constantly updated, fully referenced and peer reviewed.
Grupo de información en Reproducción Elegida GIRE
Gynuity Health Projects
Ibis Reproductive Health
Ibis Reproductive Health aims to improve women’s reproductive autonomy, choices, and health worldwide. We accomplish our mission by conducting original clinical and social science research, leveraging existing research, producing educational resources, and promoting policies and practices that support sexual and reproductive rights and health.
International Federation of Professional Abortion and Contraception Associates (FIAPAC)
International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)
International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) is the world's foremost voluntary, non-governmental provider and advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights.
Ipas has worked for three decades to increase women's ability to exercise their sexual and reproductive rights and to reduce deaths and injuries of women from unsafe abortion. Ipas's global and country programs include training, research, advocacy, distribution of equipment and supplies for reproductive-health care, and information dissemination.
La despenalización del aborto
Marie Stopes Iinternational
Marie Stopes Iinternational Global Partnership provides sexual and reproductive health information and services to 4.2 million people worldwide in 37 countries across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.
Medabon® for Medical Abortion
Medabon® website contains information regarding Medabon® - a safe and effective method for early medical abortion.
Medical Questions and Answers
Questions and Answers regarding Pregnancy, Health related issues, Health questionaire, Health answers Pregnancy symptoms.
Mifeprex-Early Option Pill
This websites provides current information about Mifeprex (mifepristone) for both providers and patients.
Misoprostol in Obstetrics and Gynecology, a summary of evidence
Misoprostol.org is an independent website set up by two clinicians with the aim of sharing information about the use of misoprostol, especially with regards to the correct dosage. The site contains dosage recommendations from the Bellagio expert group on misoprostol along with their background papers, an extensive bibliography of nearly 2000 references, information on misoprostol availability and safe use. The site does not offer misoprostol for sale.
National Abortion Federation (NAF)
National Network of Abortion Funds (NNAF) is an affiliation of community-based abortion funds throughout the United States.
National Coalition of Abortion Providers (NCAP)
NCAP strengthens the ability of abortion providers to attend to the needs of the communities.
National Network of Abortion Funds (NNAF)
National Abortion Federation (NAF) is the professional association of abortion providers in the United States and Canada. NAF offers quality training and services to abortion providers and unbiased information and referral services to women.
PATH creates sustainable, culturally relevant solutions, enabling communities worldwide to break longstanding cycles of poor health. By collaborating with diverse public- and private-sector partners, we help provide appropriate health technologies and vital strategies that change the way people think and act. Our work improves global health and well-being.
Pathfinder International provides women, men, and adolescents throughout the developing world with access to quality family planning and reproductive health information and services. Pathfinder works to halt the spread of HIV/AIDS, to provide care to women suffering from the complications of unsafe abortion, and to advocate for sound reproductive health policies in the U.S. and abroad.
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Planned Parenthood Federation of America works with local communities around the world to overcome these barriers through two programs in the international division: the international services program, Planned Parenthood Federation of America-International, and the international advocacy program, Planned Parenthood Global Partners®. innovative international programs build partnerships to share ideas and expertise, nurture local leadership to foster sustainable health programs, and share experience in linking health services and education with advocacy for sexual and reproductive rights.
Population Council is an international, nonprofit, nongovernmental organization that conducts biomedical, social science, and public health research. For more than 50 years, the Council has been evaluating and developing sustainable approaches to enhancing people's health and well-being in the following areas
Postabortion Care (PAC) Consortium
Postabortion Care (PAC) Consortium works to inform the reproductive health community about possible complications related to miscarriage and incomplete abortion, and to promote postabortion care as an effective strategy for addressing this global problem.
Pro-Choice Action Network
Pro-Choice Action Network - a political and educational advocacy group that lobbies for women's right to choice on abortion in Canada.
Pro-Choice Forum (PCF)
For those with a specialist interest in abortion issues
Pro-choice majority, UK
PSI's SALIN web page
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs created the Strategic Alliances with International NGOs (SALIN) collaboration for seven partner organizations dedicated to improving maternal and reproductive health in low-income countries.
Reproductive Health Access Project
The Reproductive Health Access Project (RHAP) seeks to ensure that women and teens at every socioeconomic level can readily obtain birth control and abortion from their own primary care clinician. Through training, advocacy and mentoring programs, RHAP helps family physicians and other clinicians in the United States make birth control and early abortion services a part of routine medical care. The website contains resources for health care providers on contraception, manual vacuum aspiration abortion and medication abortion.
Resources on Youth Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS
This unique global resource provides materials designed for those working with youth in developing countries.
Right to Abortion, Argentina
Southeast Asian Consortium on Gender
The Consortium aims to promote a context-specific and gender-sensitive approach to sexuality and health in research, policy advocacy, and intervention in order to contribute to better sexual and reproductive health in Southeast Asia and China.
Voice for Choice
Voice for Choice is a national coalition of organisations working alongside the All Party Parliamentary Pro-Choice and Sexual Health Group to campaign for a woman’s choice on abortion.
WHO, the United Nations specialized agency for health, was established on 7 April 1948. WHO's objective, as set out in its Constitution, is the attainment by all peoples of the highest possible level of health.
Women on Waves
Women on Waves is a non-profit organization that operates a mobile clinic on a ship that sails to countries where abortion is illegalat the invitation of local women's organizations. Women on Waves aims to prevent unsafe abortions and empower women to exercise their human rights to physical and mental autonomy.
Women on Web
Women on Web is an online abortion help service for women living in countries where access to safe abortion services is restricted. The goal of the Women on Web service is to help women around the world to obtain a safe medical abortion and reduce the mortality and morbidity due to unsafe abortions. Additionally the website raises funds to give donations to women without financial means to obtain a safe medical abortion. Women on Web answers all the emails that are received through the website within few hours in Spanish, Portuguese, Polish, English, French and Arabic.