Tuesday, December 6 / 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Samandin 10

Session 19:
The financial burden of unsafe abortion in Africa

Chair: Michael Vlassoff, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Solomon Kumbi Hawas, Addis Ababa University

  1. Overview of the cost of unsafe abortion in AfricaMichael Vlassoff, Guttmacher Institute

  2. The health system cost of post-abortion care in EthiopiaTamara Fetters, Ipas

  3. The cost to the health system of unsafe abortion in UgandaFrederick Mugisha, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development

  4. The cost of unsafe abortion in Uganda: a study using decision analysisJoseph Babijo, University of Washington

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