Migration, Mobility and Marginalisation: Consequences for Sexual and Gender Minorities

Posted on May 30, 2016 at 2:31 pm

As a strategy to avoid discrimination, violence and economic marginalisation, sexual and gender non-conforming people often turn to migration as a route to achieve independence and build social capital. Recent ...

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4th Women Deliver Global Conference – Copenhagen, Denmark

Posted on May 14, 2016 at 2:47 pm

Date: Monday, 16 May 2016 to Thursday, 19 May 2016 Location: Copenhagen, Denmark Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016, will be the largest gathering on girls’ and ...

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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia – IDOHOT

Posted on May 14, 2016 at 2:39 pm

Date: Tuesday, 17 May 2016 The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia (also IDAHO, IDAHOT, orIDAHOBiT) is observed on May 17th and aims to coordinate international events that raise awareness of violations of ...

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Sex in the UK: how culture and society can define your sexual health

Posted on April 22, 2016 at 6:00 am

It’s a Thursday night in central London and a community of men, and some women, are arriving for their monthly gathering. They enter the nightclub in the city’s Chinatown, located ...

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First-of-its-Kind LGBT Glossary – ORAM

Posted on April 19, 2016 at 8:31 am

124-Page Tool Written in Five Languages Provides Appropriate Terminology for People with Diverse Sexual Orientations & Gender Identities. Organization for Refuge, Asylum & Migration (ORAM), a leading international non-profit organization devoted ...

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Information series on sexual and reproductive health and rights – United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

Posted on April 19, 2016 at 6:10 am

Useful 1 pagers on human rights and SRHR , all issues are covered (like LGBTI, abortion, gender inequality, contraceptives & family planning, maternal health etc.) developed by OHCHR. Women’s sexual ...

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Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do with It?

Posted on March 7, 2016 at 11:50 am

The contributions to this Edited Collection reveal the complexity of the deceptively simple question posed by its title: Gender, Sexuality and Social Justice: What’s Law Got to Do With It? ...

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New report maps West African LGBTQ organizing – We exist

Posted on March 4, 2016 at 11:38 am

A new report maps the growth of LGBTQ organizing in West Africa, highlighting challenges and opportunities. The research provides an overview of LGBTQ organizing in a large and diverse region, ...

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Evidence Report on Sexuality, Poverty and Law: ‘Leave No One Behind’: Gender, Sexuality and the Sustainable Development Goals

Posted on February 11, 2016 at 5:04 am

In an unprecedented move to eradicate disease, poverty and hunger, world leaders joined together in 2000 to sign into life the hotly contested but broadly agreed upon Millennium Development Goal ...

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Onward to 2030: Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights in the Context of the Sustainable Development Goals

Posted on February 11, 2016 at 4:03 am

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) lay out a new roadmap to improve the lives of people throughout the world over the next 15 years. Sexual and reproductive health and reproductive rights ...

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