Video: Press briefing at the National Press Club

Following the two-day meeting at Airlie Center, Virginia, political, health and human rights leaders from more than 30 countries issued a declaration, The Airlie Declaration for Safe Legal Abortion,” calling for the repeal of all criminal abortion laws and universal access to safe legal abortion. 

The Declaration was released at a press briefing  on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, and was covered by various media outlets.

26 May 2014 press conference

 

Ipas press release

Feministing: Unsafe abortions have killed 1 million and injured 100 million in the last two decades 

Think Progress: Global Heath Leaders Call For Better Access To Abortion To Prevent More Women From Dying

Inter Press Service News Agency: A Call for Universal Access to Safe, Legal Abortion

Monica Roa: ¿Ha tenido el privilegio de un aborto legal y seguro? Sí, usted.