Abortion is illegal except to save the life of the woman, preserve her physical health and/or mental health.
Misoprostol is registered as Cytotec but it is difficult to get.
Please go to www.womenonweb.org to obtain abortion pills.
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Abortion law Jordan
Facts: Maternal mortality ratio (per 100 000 live births) ? 41 (2008) Births attended by skilled health personnel (%) rural ? 96.8 (2002) Births attended by skilled health personnel (%) urban ? 98.8 (2002) Births attended by skilled health personnel difference urban-rural ? 2.0 (2002) Misoprostol… Read more »
Jordan clinics and associations
Women's Organizations: Arab Women's organisation (also runs health clinics ) http://www.arabwomenorg.org/Default.aspx . The Jordanian Women's Union (JWU) (also runs a women's shelter) http://www.jwu.itgo.com/bg.htm Jordan Association for Family Planning and Protection (JAFPP… Read more »