Sexual and reproductive health

Dr Bela Ganatra

Maternal and Perinatal Health and Preventing Unsafe Abortion, Department of Reproductive Health and Research

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Dr. Bela Ganatra is a scientist at the Department of Reproductive Health and Research at the WHO working on preventing unsafe abortion. She is an MD and a behavioural scientist with several decades of community and health system research as well as policy experience in reproductive health, maternal health and unsafe abortion both in her native India and globally. Her work at WHO includes the development of evidence based guidelines, global estimates on abortion safety, abortion stigma and implementation research around task shifting.