Proposals for Abortion Law reform in Uganda

Proposals for Abortion Law reform in Uganda

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This paper attempts to provide a rationale for reforming Uganda’s abortion law by examining the extent to which the country’s laws comply with human rights, gender equality and international law obligations. The paper explores the options for legal reform and synthesizes lessons from other African countries.