August 23, 2013

Rape Victims as Criminals

Illegal Abortion after Rape in Ecuador

Summary
Ecuador’s Laws on Violence against Women  and Reproductive Health
Criminal Code Reform
Impact of Ecuador’s Abortion Ban on Women and Girls
Detection and Prevention of Sexual Violence and Other Forms of  Gender-Based Violence
Maternal Mortality and Morbidity
Obstacles to Obtaining Potentially Life-Saving Care
Negative Stereotypes and Discrimination against Women and Girls Living with Disabilities
International Legal Obligations
Recommendations
To President Rafael Correa
To the National Assembly
To the Ministry of Public Health
To Donors and United Nations Agencies
Methodology