The Human Rights Council must condemn attacks on abortion rights defenders

The Human Rights Council must condemn attacks on abortion rights defenders

25 September 2018

In support of the September 28 “Global Day of Action for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion”, 223 civil society organizations from around the world have endorsed this joint statement on abortion rights.

The statement was developed by the Sexual Rights Initiative, the Center for Reproductive Rights, Ipas, the Asia-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women, the Youth Coalition for Sexual Health and Rights, AWID and the Swedish Association for Sexuality and Education.

Continued: https://www.awid.org/news-and-analysis/human-rights-council-must-condemn-attacks-abortion-rights-defenders


Recap of the 33rd Session of the UN Human Rights Council (Sep 12-30, 2016)

Oct 5, 2016, Sexual Rights Initiative

The 33rd session of the UN Human Rights Council took place from the 12th to the 30th of September 2016.

The HRC33 Recap provides information on some of the key sexual rights related:

Resolutions
Panels and Discussions
Oral Statements
Side Events

all of which the Sexual Rights Initiative (SRI) was engaged with during the session.

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Source: Sexual Rights Initiative