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World Population Policies 2017

Abortion Laws and Policies – A Global Assessment

  • Author: UN, DESA
  • Publication date: August 2021
  • Page count: 448
  • Language(s) in this book: English
  • Sales number: 20.XIII.17

Available Formats

ISBN: 9789211483437
ISBN: 9789210049702

About the product

This publication provides an overview of laws and policies relating to induced abortion. It includes consideration of the various legal grounds for abortion and selected requirements for induced abortion, including gestational limits, the number of personnel required to authorise an abortion, mandatory third-party consent, and compulsory counselling and waiting periods.