This web uses cookies to keep track of visits in an anonymous way. We don't collect personal data, track your activities nor send any information to a third party


Country profile

Campaign Email
Abortion Laws today
During interwar period abortions were legalised in some cases of pregnancy. In Soviet times until 1953 abortions were illegal, but, after that, abortion was allowed until 12th week of pregnancy on request of woman.

In 2002 abortion law of Soviet period was taken into the new legislation, which again allowed abortion until 12th week of pregnancy on request of woman.
How and where vigils began
Local prolife activist Mr. Jānis Lulle brought 40 Days for Life to Latvia after participation in some prolife conference.
Country Statistics
Abortions per year 2,793 (2022)
Vigil locations 1
Volunteers 20
Saved lives unknown
Abortion facilities closed unknown
Abortion workers quit unknown
National website integrated into this website
Social media Facebook

Vigil locations in Latvia