In response to the Special Rapporteur’s call for inputs on housing discrimination and spatial segregation, SRI made a submission addressing the impact of discrimination based on gender and sexuality norms.
Human Rights Council – 30th session – September 2015
Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of the Human Rights Council and that of its mechanisms – with a focus on gender parity
Statement by Action Canada for Population and Development
Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment
Note by the Secretariat
33rd session of the Human Rights Council
Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of the Human Rights Council and that of its mechanisms
Theme: Gender integration in the resolutions and recommendations of the Human Rights Council
Human Rights Council – 35th session
ANNUAL FULL DAY discussion on THE HUMAN RIGHTS OF WOMEN
Thank you Mr. President,
Action Canada makes this statement in collaboration with the Sexual Rights Initiative.
Men and boys can play a crucial role in preventing discrimination and violence against women and girls. They can also be key actors in working alongside women in challenging the harmful gender stereotypes and norms, attitudes and behaviors that reinforce and perpetuate this violence and discrimination.