IWHC President Françoise Girard interviewed Dr. John Nyamu, Executive Director of Reproductive Health Services, about his work to expand access to safe abortion services in Kenya.
IWHC President Françoise Girard interviewed Professor Joseph Karanja, Chairman of Reproductive Health Services, about unsafe abortion in Kenya.
The implementation of the 2010 Constitution in Kenya should have made it possible for all women in need of an abortion to attain one legally and safely through the public health system. But that hasn't been the case so far. Meet two doctors who are working to make safe abortion accessible to all Kenyan women.
Established in 1995 by Kenyan health professionals, Reproductive Health Services (RHS) is a clinical service provider that also advocates for sexual and reproductive health and rights and provides training on comprehensive abortion care services. RHS’s expertise and services are in critical need in Kenya, where unsafe abortion is the cause of 35 percent of maternal…