Report on enforcement of criminal abortion laws in Uganda

The Human Rights Awareness and Promotion Forum (HRAPF) in December 2016 released a report on the enforcement of criminal abortion laws in Uganda and how it impacts on women and health workers.

The study, conducted in Kampala and Kitgum districts, show that abortion is being done at the national level as well as in the two districts under study. It further shows that more arrests and reporting of abortion cases are done in Kitgum compared to Kampala.

Read the final report below:

Hrapf Report by African Centre for Media Excellence on Scribd