Leila Hessini

Summary

Affiliation: North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Abortion and Islam: policies and practice in the Middle East and North Africa
    Leila Hessini
    Reprod Health Matters 15:75-84. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Global progress in abortion advocacy and policy: an assessment of the decade since ICPD
    Leila Hessini
    Ipas, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 13:88-100. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Global policy change and women's access to safe abortion: the impact of the World Health Organization's guidance in Africa
    Leila Hessini
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:14-27. 2006
  4. doi request reprint Conceptualising abortion stigma
    Anuradha Kumar
    Ipas, North Carolina, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:625-39. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint The power dynamics perpetuating unsafe abortion in Africa: a feminist perspective
    Tamara Braam
    Sonke Development Agency, Johannesburg, 2001 South Africa
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:43-51. 2004

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Abortion and Islam: policies and practice in the Middle East and North Africa
    Leila Hessini
    Reprod Health Matters 15:75-84. 2007
    ..More needs to be done to build on efforts to increase women's rights, engage community leaders, support progressive religious leaders and government officials and promote advocacy among health professionals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Global progress in abortion advocacy and policy: an assessment of the decade since ICPD
    Leila Hessini
    Ipas, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Reprod Health Matters 13:88-100. 2005
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Global policy change and women's access to safe abortion: the impact of the World Health Organization's guidance in Africa
    Leila Hessini
    Afr J Reprod Health 10:14-27. 2006
    ..This paper reviews progress and lessons learned while drawing attention to the fragility of the progress made thus far and the key challenges that remain in ensuring access to safe abortion care for all African women...
  4. doi request reprint Conceptualising abortion stigma
    Anuradha Kumar
    Ipas, North Carolina, USA
    Cult Health Sex 11:625-39. 2009
    ..Finally, we propose a research agenda to reveal, measure and map the diverse manifestations of abortion stigma and its impact on women's health...
  5. ncbi request reprint The power dynamics perpetuating unsafe abortion in Africa: a feminist perspective
    Tamara Braam
    Sonke Development Agency, Johannesburg, 2001 South Africa
    Afr J Reprod Health 8:43-51. 2004
    ..Recommended solutions to shifting the power dynamics around the issue include a combination of public health, rights-based, legal reform and social justice approaches...