Sara and Joshi of Agrupación Ciudadana por la Despenalización del Aborto Terapéutico, Ético y Eugenésico will lead the project, “The Fight for our Lives and Health Continues” to carry out advocacy activities with key actors, strengthen the Unión Médica Salvadoreña por la Salud y Vida de las Mujeresas an emerging and credible voice in favor of decriminalization of abortion and create a comprehensive communication campaign that positions the decriminalization of abortion as a critical human rights issue.
Keyla Cáceres and Rodolfo Rivera of Jóvenes Voceras y Voceros en Derechos Sexuales y Derechos Reproductivos will lead the project, “Young People Defend Sexual and Reproductive Rights and the Reform of Article 133 to Decriminalize Abortion in El Salvador.” This project will strengthen the advocacy skills of young participants in the organization. They will also organize a national meeting and forum for youth organizations around the decriminalization of abortion and will additionally create a comprehensive communication campaign directed at elevating the voices of youth leaders in favor of decriminalization of abortion.
Project Leader: Guadalupe Hernández
Guadalupe of Colectiva Amorales will lead the project, “Creating Art and Resistance for Women’s Health and Lives,” which will offer workshops on sexual and reproductive rights to adolescents and young women that work at the San Salvador Central Market. With participants from the workshops they will organize two art fairs closely related to the defense of sexual and reproductuve rights, especially the right to decide.