Like the other Women on Waves campaigns, the abortion robot is using the different legalities concerning abortion in the different countries.
The robot operated from the Netherlands is delivering the pills to the woman after she has been counseled by a doctor though the robot. Counseling the woman and providing the abortion pills is allowed in the country where the robot operator is based so through the distant operation of the robot the abortion service is legal.
So far Women on Waves has used the abortion robot in Northern Ireland and Poland.
Abortion Robot on Stage in Poland, 2018
On the invitation of director Maja Kleczewska and CHOTKOWSKI Lukasz, Women on Waves participated with the play BACHANTKI in the Teatr Powszechny in Warsaw. We gave a workshop to the actors. As part of the play the actress ALEKSANDRA BOŻEK performed every week in front of the… Read more »
Abortion Robot in Belfast, Northern Ireland 2018
Operated from Amsterdam, the abortion robot successfully delivered abortion pills in Northern Ireland. With the robot the abortion pills can be supplied to women in Northern Ireland without breaking the law because the robot is operated from the Netherlands.
There was an overwhelming amount of… Read more »