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    Chile is one of the few countries in the world where abortion is still criminalized in all its forms, due to the policies inherited from Chile's … Read More
    Chile is one of the few countries in the world where abortion is still criminalized in all its forms, due to the policies inherited from Chile's military regime era 17 years ago. The current law does not distinguish between the types of abortion, as they're all considered a crime. There are however extreme cases that must be revised by the law and amended, that is: health concerns and the risk of the mother's life, non-viable fetus cases and pregnancies due to rapes. The law must change. Not even taking into account the 71% of Chileans who approve of the legalization of the Therapeutic Abortion bill. There is still a bill that isn't moving forward because of the influence of political, economic powers, the church, and the politicians who don't dare to approve it. Today we have more than 6 thousand signatures in favor of the approval of the law and the number is currently growing. Read Less
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