03/30/2013: Workshop ,, Unwanted pregnancy- safe manners of ending it? ‘’
The National Network to End VAW and DV and H.E.R.A- Аassociation for health education and research, stand for the defense of the right of choice of women related to reproductive freedom, and as a result, in collaboration of the two organizations, one day workshop was organized and held for organization members of the network on the topic “Unwanted pregnancy – safe manners of ending it?’’ on 27.03.2013 in NGO Center Skopje.
The challenges of the reproductive freedom on a national level, Law for abortion of the Republic of Macedonia, types of abortion, contraception, examples of Pro-life (Anti – choice) and Pro- choice activism, mapping of strategies standing for the right of abortion, advocating this issues in the Republic of Macedonia were discussed on this workshop. The gynecologist, d-r Snezhana Georgieva, lead the second part of the workshop. Presenting the basic information, she elaborated on the issue of medical abortion, the Pro & Cons of this method in reference of the other methods.
On the workshops, the members of the network debated the questions, aims and assignments related to the reproductive freedom and decided that workshops on this topic should take place in April and May In the municipality of Radovish, Sv. Nikole and Kichevo, targeting a group of girls and young women.