Welcome to Reproductive Rights Initiative

The Reproductive Rights Initiative (RRI) uses the legal system to combat violations of reproductive rights, ensure implementation of reproductive rights schemes, and to demand accountability where implementation is left wanting. Through these efforts, the initiative is striving to establish, a human rights based approach towards reproductive health care. Read More.

Update

The Two-Child Norm: More Anti-Autonomy than Antidote

A 1980s Indian Stamp stating 'a small family
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Times of India Interview with HRLN Bihar State Coordinator on Child Marriage

Times of India, in their special edition New Hope magazine, recently interviewed Advocate and HRLN Bihar State Coordinator Vikash Kumar Pankaj on the issue of
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Consultations

Presentation: An Overview of HRLN’s Work on Reproductive Rights (2017)

HRLN Advocate and Social Activist Deepak Kumar Singh compiled this presentation and delivered it at a state consultation in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, in conjunction
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Presentation: Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights in Delhi

This presentation, compiled by HRLN Advocate and Social Activist Deepak Kumar Singh, details cases regarding sexual and reproductive health rights violations across Delhi. View
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Presentation: Analysis of Reproductive Health in Nagaland

HRLN held a state consultation in Nagaland regarding reproductive and sexual health rights in the state. During this, HRLN researcher Zahra Wynne delivered a
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Impact

HIV-positive man says denied treatment, Delhi High Court orders enquiry

The Delhi High Court Wednesday pulled up two government hospitals and their doctors for allegedly denying treatment to an HIV-positive man, who had visited
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HRLN receives positive order in UP Salenta Case

Read the press release summary and full Allahabad High Court judgment below, which provides a damning statement on the state of public healthcare services
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Publication

HRLN publish new book on Child Marriage in India

HRLN has just published its newest book on child marriage in India, the laws surrounding it, and case studies collected through fact findings. You
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#KnowYourRights Medical Termination of Pregnancy Brochure

HRLN recently released a brochure on abortion rights, more formally known as 'medical termination of pregnancy'. The brochure details the legality of abortion, what
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#KnowYourRights Public Interest Litigation Brochure

HRLN recently released a brochure detailing how citizens can get involved in public interest litigation. HRLN relies on members of the public acting as
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