Thursday 25th


In solidarity with the International Day of Action for the Decriminalisation of Abortion- 28th September and in collaboration with the Freedom of Choice festival, Amnesty International and the Central American Women’s Network (CAWN) invite you to a discussion on the impact of the total ban on abortion on women and girls in El Salvador and the status of access to abortion globally.

Venue: Amnesty International, International Secretariat, 1 Easton Street,London WC1X 0DW
6.30pm -9.30pm


Part I: Context: EL SALVADOR
6.30 – 6.40 Chair: Thomas Schultz-Jagow, Senior Director, Amnesty International
6.40 – 6.55 AI – Guadalupe Marengo, Deputy Programme Director, Americas
6.55 – 7.00 Sarah Spiller, Al Jazeera journalist
7.00 – 7.25 ‘Life at any price’ screening
7.25 – 7.40 Vicky Knox, Co-Director, Cental American Women’s Network
7.40 – 8.00 Q&A

Part II: Context: EUROPE and the USA
08.15 – 08.30 Marge Berer , Editor Reproductive Health Matters
08.30 – 08.45 Cindy Cooper, Playwright and human rights activist
08.45 – 09.00 Q&A

09.00 – 09.30 Drinks reception and networking

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