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

In response to a request from one of our members in South Korea, Global Doctors for Choice provided a letter of solidarity.  We supported the South Korean Constitutional Court’s intent to review abortion laws and urged them to the remove of Articles 269 and 270 of the Criminal Code in order to decriminalize abortion, and… Keep Reading »

Global Doctors for Choice joined over 80 nonprofits and civil society organizations in a joint letter to the United Nations encouraging the incorporation and promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) into the Universal Health Care (UHC) movement as critical to ensuring the highest attainable standard of health for women, girls, and adolescents, and thus… Keep Reading »

Global Doctors for Choice contributed to a collaborative appeal to the World Health Organization that requested mifepristone and misoprostol be be included in the Essential Medicines List, in order to help ensure safe abortions globally.

Advocating for access to safe reproductive health care.