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

Global Doctors for Choice (GDC) creates opportunities for doctors to engage in local reproductive health initiatives that effect policy change and provides them with additional opportunities to learn from other physicians’ experiences. Thereby, allowing GDC to contribute the powerful physician’s voice to global advocacy efforts for 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.

Hover over each country to view the number of Physician-Advocate Members that make up the GDC global network.

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We invite physicians from all medical disciplines and from all over the world to join us.


News & Press

Global Doctors for Choice wrote to political leaders in El Salvador to urge the release of Imelda Cortez. Imelda Cortez was accused of attempted aggravated homicide and currently is imprisoned, despite a lack of medical evidence and despite violating conventions and treaties ratified by El Salvador – specifically that a person who has not been convicted… Keep Reading »

Global Doctors for Choice supported CLACAI’s National Campaign for Free, Safe and Accessible Abortion in Puerto Rico, and sent a letter to political leaders urging them to vote against Senate Bill 950, which will limit access to free and safe abortion in Puerto Rico. Senate Bill 950 aims to restrict access to safe abortion services in… Keep Reading »

Dr. Cristião Rosas has been active in the campaign to decriminalize abortion in Brazil.  He provided interviews to two TV stations. One focused on how the criminalization of abortion kills women and the other provided an overview of abortion in Brazil. Dr. Rosas also is collaborating with a group of prominent, respected doctors to draft a letter that supports… Keep Reading »

Advocating for access to safe reproductive health care.