Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

Sub-Saharan Africa


Abortion in Nigeria   Also in PDF, October 2015

Abortion in Senegal   Also in PDF, April 2015

Investing in Sexual and Reproductive Health in Sub-Saharan Africa   Also in PDF, December 2014



Women's Lives Matter Preventing Unsafe Abortion in Kenya   Also in PDF, Policy Brief, August 2013

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Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Adolescents in Zimbabwe   Also in PDF, November 2014

Benefits of Meeting the Contraceptive Needs of Malawian Women   Also in PDF, November 2014

Avantages à répondre aux besoins de contraception des Camerounaises   Also in PDF, juillet 2014



The Incidence of Abortion in Nigeria   Also in PDF
Akinrinola Bankole, Isaac F. Adewole, Rubina Hussain, Olutosin Awolude, Susheela Singh and Joshua O. Akinyemi, International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, Volume 41, Issue 4, December 2015

Estimates of the Incidence of Induced Abortion and Consequences of Unsafe Abortion In Senegal   Also in PDF
Gilda Sedgh, Amadou Hassane Sylla, Jesse Philbin, Sarah Keogh and Salif Ndiaye, International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health, Volume 41, Issue 1, March 2015

The health system cost of post-abortion care in Rwanda
Michael Vlassoff, Sabine F. Musange, Ina R. Kalisa, Fidele Ngabo, Felix Sayinzoga, Susheela Singh and Akinrinola Bankole, Health Policy and Planning, January 2014



Grossesse non désirée et avortement provoqué au Burkina Faso: causes et conséquences (PDF)
Akinrinola Bankole, Rubina Hussain, Gilda Sedgh, Clémentine Rossier, Idrissa Kaboré, Georges Guiella, février 2014

Incidence and Complications of Unsafe Abortion in Kenya (PDF), August 2013

Unintended Pregnancy And Induced Abortion In Rwanda (PDF)
Paulin Basinga, Ann M. Moore, Susheela Singh, Lisa Remez, Francine Birungi and Laetitia Nyirazinyoye, April 2013



Each year 1.25 million Nigerian women have an abortion   Also in PDF, Infographic, November 2015

Only 1 in 6 women in Nigeria use any type of contraceptive method   Also in PDF, Infographic, November 2015

Why invest in reproductive health services in Nigeria?   Also in PDF, Infographic, November 2015