Author Archives: Marinella Matejcic

Barriers to Abortion Access in Croatia

Abstract: Background: Since 1978, Croatia has had a tolerant legal framework for abortion access. While tolerant frameworks deter a proportion of unsafe abortions, they do not guarantee access in practice. Barriers such as excessive cost or non-referrals to willing providers can render abortions practically inaccessible and increase the unsafe abortion rate. Minimal research has explored barriers […]