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    Sexual and Reproductive Rights
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  • 63%
    Secularism
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  • 65%
    Child, Early and Forced Marriage and Unions
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  • 79%
    Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
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  • 68%
    Comprehensive Sexuality Education
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  • 69%
    Sexual and Reproductive Health Services
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  • 74%
    Youth Friendly Services
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  • 57%
    Abortion
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  • 95%
    Maternal Mortality Prevention
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  • 63%
    Compassionate Delivery
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  • 93%
    HIV/Aids
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  • 92%
    Specialized Services for Gender Based Violence
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    Accountability
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Abortion

2017 – 57%
2018 – 57%
  • Deficient 0 - 40%
  • Limited 41 - 55%
  • Needs improvement 56 - 70%
  • Good 71 - 90%
  • Very good 91 - 100%
Recommendations
  • Recomendamos ao Ministério da Saúde que a equipe médica detentora de consciência para realização do aborto tenha a obrigação de dar uma referência ou encaminhar a mulher a um professional detentor de consciência dentro da mesma instituição ou a um serviço apropriado. A objeção de consciência não pode ser exercida quando a vida da mulher se encontra em risco.

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Priority measures
  • Priority measure 42

    When abortion is legal or decriminalized in national legislation, ensure the availability of safe, good-quality abortion services for women undergoing unwanted and unaccepted pregnancies, and urge all other states to consider amending their laws, regulations, strategies, and public policies regarding the voluntary termination of pregnancy in order to protect the lives and health of women and adolescent girls, improve their quality of life, and reduce the number of abortions

  • Priority measure 40

    Eliminate preventable causes of maternal morbidity and mortality, incorporating into the set of integrated sexual health and reproductive health services measures to prevent and avoid unsafe abortion, including sexual health and reproductive health education, access to modern and effective contraceptive methods, counseling and comprehensive care in cases of unwanted and unaccepted pregnancy, as well as comprehensive post-abortion care when required, on the basis of a risk and harm reduction strategy