Kokeb’s Story is a zine showing Kokeb and her friend’s experiences of dating and accessing safer abortion services in Ethiopia. 

The zine illustrates vital academic research carried out by the LSE-based project  ‘Adolescents and Abortion: Ethiopia, Malawi and Zambia‘ and IPAS Ethiopia.

This work is funded by LSE.

Artistic Collaborators 

Scriptwriter: Selam Mussie Tadesse @Selam_Mussie

Artist: Jacky Sheridan @Jacky Sheridan


Research and development

Blain Rezene

Saba Kidanemariam,

Tamara Fetters

Professor Ernestina Coast

Research and production

Dr Laura Price 

Emily Oliver 








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