National Stakeholder Meeting on Ending Unsafe Abortion in Uganda

National Stakeholder Meeting on Ending Unsafe Abortion in Uganda

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Date added February 27, 2014
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Unsafe abortions constitute a huge burden to the health system. Approximately 40% of admissions for emergency obstetric care in Uganda are a result of unsafe abortion. Yet unsafe abortion and its consequences come at a premium: each year, the health system spends up to Ushs7.5 billion on treating abortion related complications.