We are an international network of physicians advocating for access to safe reproductive health care.


Global Doctors for Choice (GDC) is an international network of physicians advocating for access to safe, comprehensive, evidence-based reproductive health care. By creating opportunities for doctors to engage in local reproductive health initiatives that effect policy change and by providing them with additional opportunities to learn from other physicians’ experiences, GDC contributes the powerful physician’s voice to global advocacy efforts promoting reproductive health and rights, including safe abortion. GDC has action centers in Brazil, Colombia, Ghana, Mexico, and South Africa, and a coordinating team in the United States. Learn more about Global Doctors for Choice.



August 24, 2016

Conscience and autonomy are concepts that carry a lot of history.  These concepts have advanced civilizations and helped develop our potential as human beings.  But what do they mean in today’s world? Conscience, the magazine of Catholics for Choice, investigates what role conscience and autonomy have played in our beliefs about reproductive health and abortion…. Read more »

July 21, 2016

We are proud to share GDC Colombia’s infographic which provides factual information in response to many of the myths related to Zika and abortion.

July 1, 2016

Global Doctors for Choice (GDC) petitioned three members of the Spanish Ministry of the Interior to reconsider their recent decision that revoked the Spanish Federation of Family Planning’s (FPFE)’s status as a public utility.  As a public utility FPFE provided family planning and sexual and reproductive healthcare information, advice, and training to underserved populations such… Read more »