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IDS Bulletin Vol. 39 Nos. 3

Highlighting Human Rights Violations: The Mock Tribunal on Abortion Rights in Kenya

Published on 1 July 2008

In Kenya, rates of unsafe abortions are very high and there is a growing national debate about the consequences and solutions.

This article describes an attempt to foster dialogue among concerned citizens and healthcare providers through the approach of a mock tribunal before a panel of ‘judges’, with evidence from women who have undergone unsafe abortions.

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This article comes from the IDS Bulletin 39.3 (2008) Highlighting Human Rights Violations: The Mock Tribunal on Abortion Rights in Kenya

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Onyango, S. and Mugo, C. (2008) Highlighting Human Rights Violations: The Mock Tribunal on Abortion Rights in Kenya. IDS Bulletin 39(3): 40-46

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Authors

Sarah Onyango
Cynthia Mugo

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published by
Institute of Development Studies
doi
10.1111/j.1759-5436.2008.tb00460.x

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Kenya

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