She subsequently gained experience in other areas within the field of communication and worked at a picture library in South Africa before returning to Zimbabwe to work in advertising and film. Ndlovu Audiologist was first registered to function as an independent private practice in July 2015. The predicament Rachael found herself in is one that any women could face under certain circumstances. I am pro-choice myself, but I have always felt that women should only turn to abortion as a last resort, or if they strongly believe that an abortion would be best choice for their situation. The large number of unplanned pregnancies paired with the difficulty and high cost of getting a legal abortion make black market abortions more convenient, although one puts their life at stake when choosing to go through with the procedure. Furthermore, this is one of the reasons why I feel that women in these African nations have just as much right to having a safe and legal abortion performed as women in the U. She now spends her time writing, animating and counselling children in Harare.
We are currently located in Montclair Durban. I imagined being in her position - being pregnant, not wanting to be pregnant, and having no other way to terminate the preganancy other than having a black market abortion performed. Her short story Torn Posters was translated into Shona for the anthology. Yes, abortion is still a highly debated today, even in this country, but if restricting abortions causes double the deaths that abortion would, is it really worth it? She studied journalism at Rhodes University and then worked for a time in public relations in Zimbabwe. Gugu was published in and Women Writing Zimbabwe 2008. Thus, the high demand for terminating unwanted pregnancies in developing nations cannot be frowned upon so much because women are not exposed to sex education as much as they are in more affluent nations.
On top of this, there is also a great deal of paperwork and red tape a woman must go through to get approval for a legal abortion. We use portable Audiological equipment therefore; testing can be done on site. The high number of illegal abortions is due in part to the lack of sex education in Zimbabwe, which heightens the number of unplanned pregnancies, in turn raising the demand for abortions. The current working hours are between 08:00am and 16:00pm during week days excluding weekends and public holidays. Nevertheless, I believe abortion cases in the U. Thus, most women turn to illegal abortion as an easy but very risky alternative. Born in Zambia to a Canadian mother and Zimbabwean father, she feels that life has blessed her with many unusual windows with which to look out at the world.
. Moreover, this story spoke to me primarily because I am a woman. Speaking from my own perspective as a young woman, I have to say that this story disturbed and saddened me deeply when I read it. Sabina was published in Women Writing Zimbabwe 2008. .
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