WAG as a Safe Abortion Action Fund(SAAF) grantee partner has been instrumental in instigating a renewed campaign to expand access to legal safe abortion in Zimbabwe. Women’s Action Group (WAG) with the support from the (SAAF) is implementing a three-year project titled “Starting the Conversation: Abortion Awareness in Zimbabwe”.
The project is aimed at increasing knowledge on abortion and post abortion services for women and girls in order to reduce abortion stigma. The project is also intended to increase knowledge of parliamentarians and service providers on the provisions of the Termination of Pregnancy Act and post abortion care services to ensure that women and girls access the services. The project is being implemented in three districts namely Bulawayo, Gweru and Masvingo.