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As the final voting over the abortion decriminalization bill inches closer, the Catholic Church has increased its activism in the pro-life movement that stands firmly opposed to it.

The latest episode took place yesterday, when thousands of parishioners and members …

While the Senate works out the kinks in the abortion bill, authorities on sexual and reproductive health continue to push for policy changes around the world. Sixteen researchers from the Guttmacher-Lancet Institute (including two representatives from the World Health …

On June 14th, the Congress voted yes on a bill that seeks to not only provide women with safe and legal abortion as part of the free public healthcare system, but which would also expand reproductive and sexual education in

As the debate over the abortion decriminalization bill officially began in the Upper House yesterday, different senators presented at the same time initiatives of their own, aimed at dealing with the issue in a way they consider could potentially reach …

Senators convened yesterday to discuss the future of the Abortion Bill, which looks to be facing an uphill battle. The number who have came out against the bill is now pegged at 36, exactly half of the Senate. However, …

The night before the beginning of the next phase of the debate over the abortion decriminalization bill, National Deputy Elisa “Lilita” Carrió, one of its staunchest detractors, assured that President Mauricio Macri only enabled the debate because he had been …

On June 13th, the lower house of Argentina’s congress voted Yes on a bill to allow women in Argentina to access safe, legal abortion within the first fourteen weeks of gestation. Now, the bill passes to the Senate, which will

Last night, abortion rights activists in Argentina came together for a pañuelazo federal, a nationwide pro-choice demonstration, to show support for the law to decriminalize abortion and urge Congress to take immediate action to push the bill through Commissions and …

As Argentina’s bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion prepares to go to the Senate, legislators are attempting to reconcile their differing visions about what it should look like. Amidst the arguments and appeals being slung from either side of the …

It’s hard to believe that nearly two weeks have gone by since Argentina’s Lower House voted to pass the bill legalizing abortion, a momentous step that represented the culmination of years of campaigning by the Campaña nacional por el Derecho