The article Abortion, a matter of rights, citizenship and health, by Jacqueline Pitanguy, was published in Correio Brasiliense Newsapaper, on September 27th, the eve of the Latin American and Caribbean day of struggle for the decriminalization and legalization of abortion.

In her article Jacqueline comments that “It is essential that Brazilian women are assisted by the public health system, to which they contribute, as citizens with full rights and not relegated to the  dangerous space of the world of crime, the clandestinity of unsafe abortion, deprived of their human dignity, victims of moral judgment, violated their constitutional right to health and physical integrity.. “.

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