Rhodes University Logo
Rhodes > Critical Studies > Latest News

People need to know more about abortion and contraception

Date Released: Thu, 5 February 2015 09:22 +0200

When challenged about the lack of campaigns that provide information on the legal status of ­abortion, Yogan Pillay of the department of health is quoted as saying: “What we don’t want to do is encourage unnecessary abortions. It’s a ­balance between making these services available, destigmatising them and creating awareness, and at the same time not encouraging people to use it as an alternative to contraception.”

Read this article by Catriona Macleod in the Mail & Guardian: People need to know more about abortion and contraception

Source:Catriona Macleod & Mail and Guardian