It is time to ensure the sexual and reproductive health and rights of women with disabilities!

7 March 2019

Women and girls with disabilities have always been considered by society either has non-sexual or too sexual. They have been considered unfit to live with a partner and be a mother. Their sexual and reproductive health has been neglected.

This is not only wrong, it also leaves women and girls with disabilities more vulnerable to sexual abuse, violence, unwanted pregnancies and sexually-transmitted diseases.

This is why EDF is today the position paper "Sexual and reproductive health and rights of women and girls with disabilities". The paper highlights:

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