Applying the WHO strategic approach to strengthening first and second trimester abortion services in Mongolia.

@article{Tsogt2008ApplyingTW,
  title={Applying the WHO strategic approach to strengthening first and second trimester abortion services in Mongolia.},
  author={Bazarragchaa Tsogt and Khishgee Seded and Brooke Ronald Johnson},
  journal={Reproductive health matters},
  year={2008},
  volume={16 31 Suppl},
  pages={
          127-34
        }
}
Abortion was made legal on request in Mongolia in 1989, following the collapse of the socialist regime, and later bound by a range of regulations. Concerned about the high number of abortions and inadequate quality of care in abortion services, the Ministry of Health applied the World Health Organization's Strategic Approach to issues related to abortion and contraception in 2003. The aim was to develop policies and programmes to reduce unintended pregnancies, mitigate complications from unsafe… CONTINUE READING