U.N. Agencies Duck Taking Stand on Safe Abortion
Women's eNews | 08-02-2011
Broadly welcomed as a "milestone" for women's rights, UN Women's strategic plan released in early July sets out an ambitious agenda to improve the rights and opportunities of women around the world. It outlines key goals to increase women's leadership and economic empowerment, end violence against women and promote global norms on gender equality. One issue, however, is neatly ignored: safe abortion.