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Over the course of the last year, the devastating toll of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the world’s foremost health issue. Yet, the gaps in social safety nets exposed by the pandemic have also given way to a host of international action and dialogue around another health issue: abortion access. During the last 12 months, governments around the world have made numerous major decisions on the issue, some majorly restricting access while others granting access to their citizens for the first time.

This post was originally published on the Cardozo International & Comparative Law Review website on February 8, 2021. The original post can be accessed via the Archived Link button above.

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