Women on Web website is blocked?

 

In some countries, you might find that the Women on Web website is censored. Here you can read about several ways you can try to circumvent the blockage.

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1- For smart phone users: You can download the Women on Waves safe abortion app from google play store and Itunes app store and complete the online consultation there. 

 

2- You can also send an email to info@womenonweb.org and ask for the consultation or general information about medical abortion. The form will be emailed to you. Please always check your spam box for the reply.

 

3- You can also download and use the TOR browser https://www.torproject.org/projects/torbrowser.html.en

If the Tor Project's official website and mirrors are also blocked, you can use TOR GetTor via SMTP (email). Send an email to  gettor@torproject.org with one of the following options in the body of the message:
windows: If the user needs Tor Browser for Windows.
linux: If the user needs Tor Browser for Linux.
osx: If the user needs Tor Browser for Mac OS X.
GetTor robot will reply with links to download Tor Browser. 

 

4- Try to redirect with a short URL. 

Sometimes the URL's are blocked but you can access the website's through a short URL.
For Women on Web you can try the following short URL:  goo.gl/S7hpVE 

 

5- Use online translations services to bypass the block

Go to one of the Online translation services like AltaVista, BabelFish, Google Translate and fill in www.womenonweb.org or www.womenonwaves.org.   and click translate even if you don’t need to and Google or AltaVista  or Babelfish will fetch the website.