James Ayers has nearly 20 years of experience in international public health and helps lead PSI‘s safe abortion agenda, providing technical direction to increase the provision of safe abortion, post-abortion care and contraceptive products and services.
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When Innocent Grant was just 18 years old, he started school to become a doctor. As part of his education, he was sent to his home region in Southern Tanzania to do fieldwork in rural clinics. It was in these remote, under-resourced clinics that Grant says he first became aware of the perils women face in seeking access to safe abortion.