NEWS IN CONTEXT
OP-EDS AND BLOG POSTS
"On Roe anniversary, let’s remember the US women for whom abortion is a right on paper only", Heather D. Boonstra, The Hill's Congress Blog, January 19, 2016
"Attacks on Abortion Rights Continued in 2015, Ensnaring Family Planning Funding and Fetal Tissue Research", Rachel Benson Gold and Elizabeth Nash, RH Reality Check, January 4, 2015
Debunking a Critique of Guttmacher’s Methodology To Estimate Unsafe Abortion (July 30, 2012)
In a report published in the May 2012 issue of the journal Ginecología y Obstetricia de México, Elard Koch, of Chile’s Catholic University of the Most Holy Conception, et al., criticized a methodology developed by the Guttmacher Institute to estimate the number and rate of induced abortions and complications from unsafe abortions in countries where the procedure is highly restricted. However, Koch, et al. fail in both their attempt to discredit the Guttmacher methodology and their effort to present an alternative methodology for estimating abortion incidence in countries where the procedure is highly restricted.