Abortion is illegal and the law does not make an explicit exception to save a woman's life.
Misoprostol is registered.
Many midwives provide PAC care by MVA, meaning "Post Abortion Care" for incomplete abortion with Manual Vacuum Aspiration.
Please go to www.womenonweb.org to obtain abortion pills.
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Abortion laws Gabon
Background (From the UN country report) "In Gabon, as in many other former French colonies, the Penal Code (Law No. 21-63 of 31 May 1963) derives from the French Penal Code enacted in the early nineteenth century. Under article 244 of the Penal Code of Gabon, there are no stated exceptions… Read more »