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The report, Better for Women, is also calling for women to be allowed to take the first abortion pill at home, as well as the second, if they know they are less than 10 weeks pregnant.
It said women should be able to have a consultation for an early medical abortion over the phone or via Skype.
We have a few days left before the General Election...
The last few weeks have consisted of a flurry of manifesto announcements from different parties and if you wondered about what this means for women then look no further...we have been busy ensuring that the coverage of vital issues surrounding the election have a gendered perspective.
29 women's organisations have come together to make a statement to UK politicians about their priority issues for women and girls in the lead-in to the General Election.
Find out more and what is being done internationally at https://www.unwomen.org/en/what-we-do/hiv-and-aids/violence-against-women
‘The government is always perfectly happy to relegate minority women to kangaroo courts and faith-based parallel legal systems’ Maya OppenheimWomen’s Correspondent, The Independent
British women are increasingly being pressured into polygamous relationships or left without child support when relationships break up because UK law does not offer adequate protection to spouses in religious marriages, campaigners have warned.
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