Wednesday, December 7 / 10:30 AM - 12:15 PM   •   Banfora

Session 52:
Trends, determinants and consequences of induced abortion

Chair: Elizabeth Kimani, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Discussant: Jeremiah Chikovore, Human Services Research Council, South Africa

  1. Induced abortion, contraception and unmet need for family planning among African immigrants in ItalyPatrizia Farina, Università degli Studi di Milano - Bicocca ; Livia Ortensi, Università degli Studi di Milano - Bicocca

  2. Characteristics of women who have induced abortions, type of providers used and the health consequences in Burkina FasoIdrissa Kabore, Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP) ; Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute ; Clémentine Rossier, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) ; Gilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute

  3. Conditions and consequences of induced abortions in Lomé (Togo) (WITHDRAWN)Afiwa N'bouke, Université de Montréal

  4. Abortion incidence in RwandaPaulin Basinga, Tulane University ; Ann M. Moore, Guttmacher Institute ; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute ; Liz Carlin, Guttmacher Institute ; Francine Birungi, National University of Rwanda ; Fidele Ngabo, Ministry of Health, Rwanda

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