Ruang Filem Pendek – Kehamilan Tidak Terancang

In commemoration of September 28, 2017, the Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion, RRAAM has published a series of five short videos on Youtube: 1) Discovery 2) Confession 3) Education 4) Clarification, and 5) Lived realities of unplanned pregnancies. They are collected under the main title of: Ruang Filem Pendek […]

Rapid Appraisal Research – Executive Summary

This multi-method rapid appraisal study was carried out by the Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia (RRAAM) to compile an updated country situation and data in terms of women’s access to abortions in both private and public spheres as evidence for advocacy. The study used questionnaires for State Reproductive Health Associations (RHAs) and face to face […]

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The Legal and Policy Environment of Safe Abortion in Malaysia

On the 21 March 2016, RRAAM in collaboration with the Joint Action Group for Gender Equality (JAG) held a policy discussion on The Legal and Policy Environment of Safe Abortion in Malaysia. Kindly download our report here.

From Unwanted Pregnancy to Safe Abortion

An informative 7 minute video from Asia Safe Abortion Partnership (ASAP) about the situation for women in Asia who choose to have abortions.

Women’s rights supporters in Malaysia defend abortion

by Linda Harris and Baskaran Appu February 3, 2014 The Militant, Vol. 78/No. 4 http://www.themilitant.com/2014/7804/780451.html PENANG, Malaysia — “We are providing a needed service,” Tan Saw Imm, manager at Klinik Rakyat, told Militant correspondents who visited the clinic here Dec. 2. It is the only clinic in Malaysia that openly provides abortions. Some 3,000 women […]

Reproductive Rights and Choice: Insights from Women on Pregnancy Termination

Wah-Yun Low, Yut-Lin Wong, Sim-Poey Choong, Ravindran Jegasothy, & Wen-Ting Tong. “Reproductive Rights and Choice: Insights from Women on Pregnancy Termination”. in Wah Yun Low, Wen Ting Tong, & Veenah Gunasegaran (eds.). Issues of Safe Abortions in Malaysia: Reproductive Rights and Choice. August 2013, UNFPA, Malaysia ISBN 978-967-11589-4-4, pp 97-187.

Women’s Access to Contraception and Abortion: an Urgent Reproductive Rights and Health Issue in Malaysia

Seminar on Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights & Abortion Sunday, 20 December 2009; Auditorium Permata, Ambulatory Care Centre, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (HTAR), Klang, Selangor Organised by Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, HTAR; Family Health Development Division (FHDD) MOH and Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia (RRAAM) Objectives: Discuss issues and challenges of abortion care and services […]

The Legal Status of Abortion in Malaysia: Addressing the Misconceptions

Seminar on Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights & Abortion Sunday, 20 December 2009; Auditorium Permata, Ambulatory Care Centre, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (HTAR), Klang, Selangor Organised by Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, HTAR; Family Health Development Division (FHDD) MOH and Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia (RRAAM) Objectives: Discuss issues and challenges of abortion care and services […]

A Model for Women-Centred and Gender-Sensitive Abortion Services and Medical Technologies

Seminar on Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights & Abortion Sunday, 20 December 2009; Auditorium Permata, Ambulatory Care Centre, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (HTAR), Klang, Selangor Organised by Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, HTAR; Family Health Development Division (FHDD) MOH and Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia (RRAAM) Objectives: Discuss issues and challenges of abortion care and services […]

Challenges for the Public Sector in Providing Quality, Affordable and Ethical Abortion Services as Part of Reproductive Health Services

Seminar on Reproductive Health, Reproductive Rights & Abortion Sunday, 20 December 2009; Auditorium Permata, Ambulatory Care Centre, Hospital Tengku Ampuan Rahimah (HTAR), Klang, Selangor Organised by Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, HTAR; Family Health Development Division (FHDD) MOH and Reproductive Rights Advocacy Alliance Malaysia (RRAAM) Objectives: Discuss issues and challenges of abortion care and services […]