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Mwansa’s Story explores why, despite abortion being currently legal in Zambia, many girls and young women attempt to end unwanted pregnancies on their own. 

Available in: English | Nyanja

Partners: London School of Economics (LSE), UK Research & Innovation (UKRI), IPAS

Credits: Kudzai Meda Chilufya (Project Lead), Chanju Mwanza (Script writer), Debasmita Dasgupta (Illustrator), Diana Garcia (Animator), Kazya Musuka, Ngosa Chungu, Isaac Chambra, Mutamula Mwale (Voice over), Naomi Doras (Creative Consultant), Rowan Bishop (Sound), Kudzai Meda Chilufya, Tamara Fetters, Professor Ernestina Coast (Research & Development)

This film illustrates vital academic research carried out by the LSE-based project  ‘Adolescents and Abortion: Ethiopia, Malawi and Zambia‘