Advancing the sexual and reproductive health and rights of adolescent girls and young women: A focus on safe abortion in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Friday, March 4, 2016

This factsheet for advocates and policymakers explains how The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development can be a powerful tool for advancing adolescent girls’ and young women’s sexual and reproductive rights—especially their right to safe, legal abortion. The publication includes explanations of how specific goals and targets within the development agenda apply to women’s right to safe abortion, as well as specific recommendations for how to hold governments accountable to these goals.