‘If I don’t have sex I’ll die of hunger’: Covid-19 crisis for Rio’s trans sex workers

Posted on May 21, 2020 at 8:58 am

Brazil is one of the world’s most dangerous countries for transgender people. For trans sex workers, the pandemic has intensified ...

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Strengthening Feminist Funding During COVID-19 and Beyond

Posted on May 21, 2020 at 8:48 am

Out of necessity, feminist organizations around the world are responding to the COVID-19 crisis. In Lebanon, they are providing emergency services and ...

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COVID-19 at the Intersection of Gender and Disability

Posted on May 21, 2020 at 8:36 am

In March 2020, Women Enabled International (WEI) identified a gap in initial global responses to COVID-19: many actors were discussing ...

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Feminist Response to COVID-19

Posted on May 20, 2020 at 2:13 pm

A new website, called “Feminist Response to COVID-19” has been launched by a collective of feminist organizations and activists, working ...

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WHO Consolidated Guideline on Self-Care Interventions for Health

Posted on May 20, 2020 at 10:18 am

About the guideline Self-care interventions are among the most promising and exciting new approaches to improve health and well-being, both ...

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Unpacking the ‘comprehensive’ in comprehensive sexuality education

Posted on May 19, 2020 at 1:48 pm

“But is it comprehensive? Unpacking the ‘comprehensive’ in comprehensive sexuality education” This article by Esther Miedema, Marielle L J Le ...

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Characteristics of successful programmes targeting gender inequality and restrictive gender norms

Posted on May 18, 2020 at 7:06 am

Characteristics of successful programmes targeting gender inequality and restrictive gender norms for the health and wellbeing of children, adolescents, and ...

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LGBTI+ Victories of 2020 (so far) 

Posted on May 17, 2020 at 10:43 am

May 17th marks The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia.  This day  was created in 2004 to draw attention to ...

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Suicide rates among persons in same-sex vs. opposite-sex marriage

Posted on May 15, 2020 at 1:43 pm

Suicide among persons who entered same-sex and opposite-sex marriage in Denmark and Sweden, 1989–2016: a binational, register-based cohort study This ...

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Sexual and Gender Minority Health: What we Know and What Needs to be Done

Posted on May 14, 2020 at 6:16 pm

Sexual and Gender Minority Health: What We Know and What Needs to Be Done An article by Kenneth H. Mayer, ...

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