The Sexual Rights Initiative has signed on a coalition letter addressed to the members of the Human Rights Council led by the ACLU to demand for an independent UN inquiry into the escalating police violence and repression in the US.
The 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council will take place from February 24 to March 20, 2020.
The 35th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was held in Geneva, from January 20 to 31, 2020.
Fourteen countries were reviewed during UPR35: Armenia, Grenada, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Kenya, Kiribari, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Lesotho, Spain, Sweden, Turkey,
The 34th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) was held in Geneva, from November 4 to 15, 2019.
Fourteen countries were reviewed during UPR34: Angola, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, El Salvador, Fiji, Gambia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Madagascar, San Marino, and Slovenia.
The UN General Assembly recently elected 14 new Human Rights Council members for a period of three years starting in January 2020.
For the following States:
Micronesia (Federated States of), Lebanon, Mauritania, Nauru, Rwanda, Nepal, Saint Lucia, Oman, Austria, Myanmar, Australia, Georgia, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Sao Tome and Principe.
The 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council took place from September 9 to September 27, 2019.
In support of International Safe Abortion Day (28 September 2019), and on behalf of 353 organizations and 534 persons, we delivered a joint statement on reproductive justice and abortion at the 42nd session of the Human Rights Council.
لدعم "اليوم العالمي للإجهاض الآمن" الموافق ٢٨ أيلول، طوّرت المبادرة للحقوق الجنسيّة، والمركز للحقوق الإنجابيّة، وائتلاف العدالة الإنجابيّة، ومنظّمة Ipas، ومركز آسيا والمحيط الهادئ للموارد والأبحاث للنّساء، والرّابطة لتنمية حقوق النّساء، ومنظّمة CHOICE للشّباب والجنسانيّة بيانًا مشتركًا حول الحقّ في الإجهاض، لتقدّمه خلال انعقاد الجلسة الـ٤٢ القادمة لمجلس الأمم المتّحدة لحقوق الإنسان في جينيف. ويركّز بيان هذا العام على العدالة الإنجابيّة والإجهاض.
In support of the upcoming International Safe Abortion Day on 28 September 28, the Sexual Rights Initiative, the Center for Reproductive Rights, the Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition, Ipas, the Asia-Pacific Resource and Research Centre for Women, the Association for Women’s Rights in Development , and CHOICE for Youth and Sexuality have developed a joint statement on abortion rights for delivery at the upcoming 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva. The focus of this year’s statement is on reproductive justice and abortion.