According to newly published research, there are 13 million abortions each year, compared to 20 million births in China.
Authorities in China have highlighted inadequate knowledge of contraception and poor sex education as major factors in the high number of abortions there.
Many women who have abortions are single and aged between 20 and 29. For more, click click here.
Sexual health is a human right. Sex education is a right. Men, women, children, all deserve accurate, practical and age-appropriate sex information. It pains me to read about the consequences on lives of individuals that are direct results of government policies.