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The social movement that shifted the debate on abortion in Colombia

González Vélez, Ana Cristina (2022) The social movement that shifted the debate on abortion in Colombia. LSE Latin America and Caribbean Blog (07 Apr 2022). Blog Entry.

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Colombia’s Constitutional Court decriminalised abortion last February. From now on, any woman or pregnant person will now be able to interrupt their pregnancy voluntarily up to the 24th week, but the road to the court’s ruling has involved a series of educational, activist and awareness-raising efforts, as Ana Cristina González Vélez (Mesa por la Vida y la Salud de las Mujeres) resembles.

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JL Political institutions (America except United States)
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 25 Oct 2022 10:45
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2022 10:45

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