Taking action to ‘shift the paradigm’ on postabortion care in Indonesia
Ipas Indonesia is using the momentum of new national guidelines on postabortion care to “shift the paradigm” on women’s reproductive health in the country.
Short film helps bring sexuality education to young audiences in Indonesia
Making progress on the issue that nobody wants to talk openly about
Ipas Indonesia works with partners to meet the reproductive health needs of women and girls Indonesia is the world’s fourth most populous country, with 264 million people belonging to hundreds of ethnic groups. Its 17,000 islands span a length equivalent to the continental United States. From district to district, there is health-care inequity. And abortion […]
‘No woman should feel embarrassed for sharing her decision’
Ipas Indonesia Country Director Marcia Soumokil shares her abortion experience Ipas Indonesia Country Director Marcia Soumokil has always had a passion for women’s health. Before joining Ipas in 2017, Dr. Soumokil worked as a general practitioner, for a reproductive health program for female refugees, and with an HIV organization. Her own abortion experience more than […]