Promoting women’s reproductive rights as human rights in Africa

Recorded on Tuesday 31 January 2023

Description: This webinar looks at sexual and reproductive rights in Africa, with a focus on access to safe and quality abortion, post-abortion contraception and addressing barriers to accessing fertility treatment. Presenters also discuss the role of OBGYNs in respecting and promoting the reproductive rights of women and girls.


Dr Ivonne Díaz, Director, FIGO Division of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Wellbeing, Colombia

Prof Philippe Descamps, FIGO Vice-President, France

Dr Anne-Beatrice Kihara, FIGO President-Elect, Kenya

Dr Kireki Omanwa, Kenya

Dr Emmanuel Ogbada Ameh, Ghana

Mr Peter Ngure, Kenya

Dr Emilia Goncalves, Mozambique

Dr Gabriel Ganyaglo, Ghana