Sterilization Deaths in India a Painful Reminder

Sterilization Deaths in India a Painful Reminder

The news that 15 women recently died in India due to botched sterilization serves as a painful reminder of the country’s history. In the 1970s, India instituted a policy of forced sterilization as a means of national contraception to curb population growth. This program was funded by loans by the UN Population Fund and the […]