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 Partner Organizations in Brazil, Colombia, Ghana, Ireland, Kenya, 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

We are proud to share that our partner organization Doctors for Choice Kenya were ablecollaborated with the Ministry of Health for official approval of Post-Abortion Care (PAC) guidelines.   Considering the local context, this is a huge accomplishment and serves to help healthcare professionals provide high-quality post-abortion care and combat abortion stigma.

Global Doctors for Choice appealed to the UN Security Council to support the inclusion of comprehensive sexual and reproductive health and safe abortion in the resolution related to sexual violence in conflict. GDC praised the UN secretary general’s recommendations regarding conflict‐related sexual violence, and specifically to strengthen services for the survivors of sexual violence by… Keep Reading »

In her Tedx Talk, “Impossible to possible,” Dr. Mary Favier – a GDC Board Member and Doctors for Choice Ireland co-founder – shares the role of doctors in the Irish Repeal the Eighth referendum campaign.

Advocating for access to safe reproductive health care.