Basiao-Abella said one teacher told her students that condoms were murderers because they killed sperm.
One 16-year-old girl, who asked not to be named because of the stigma of abortion, took a handful of pills her mother bought from one of the illicit nighttime markets under the bridges and in the backlots of Manila.
Joan Garcia became pregnant at 14 and gave birth at 15.
She and her child travel by raft between the two shacks where they live in Navotas fish port on Manila Bay.
Joan crouched on the floor, folding up her lanky teenage limbs and fed Angela fingers-full of steamed rice, crimped strands of instant noodles and fermented anchovies from the family's small communal bowl.
But in 2019 right , Ramirez became pregnant a second time.