Solidarity Statement on Dekwaneh Abuse
May 3, 2013 – 11:18 am | 3 Comments

Solidarity with Demands for Justice Against the Abuse and Degradation of Non-heteronormative bodies by the Municipality of Dekwaneh, Lebanon
 
People across Lebanon have risen up against the injustice perpetrated by the Municipality of Dekwaneh last Saturday …

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Call for Applications: 7th CSBR Sexuality Institute 2014
August 3, 2014 – 5:20 am | Comments Off

The 7th CSBR Sexuality Institute will be on December 2-8, 2014 in Tunisia.
Deadline to apply: September 15, 2014

Application form available here.

What is the Sexuality Institute?

Designed as a comprehensive curriculum on sexuality, sexual and reproductive health and rights with an in-depth discussion on the linkages between research and practice, the CSBR Sexuality Institute offers a holistic interdisciplinary program combining history, theory, research and politics of sexuality with applications of advocacy and fieldwork.

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In Solidarity Against India’s “Section 377” – No to the Criminalization of Non-Conforming Genders and Sexualities!
December 17, 2013 – 6:40 pm | Comments Off

The Coalition for Sexual and Bodily Rights in Muslim Societies (CSBR) is deeply disappointed with the December 11 ruling of the Indian Supreme Court reversing the 2009 Delhi High Court verdict that recognized same sex …

5th CSBR “One Day, One Struggle”
November 9, 2013 – 12:30 pm | Comments Off

November 9 2013 marks the 5th annual celebration of One Day, One Struggle. This time, every year, CSBR member organizations join forces to campaign locally and globally for sexual and bodily rights. Events will be …

Solidarity Statement on Dekwaneh Abuse
May 3, 2013 – 11:18 am | 3 Comments
Solidarity Statement on Dekwaneh Abuse

Solidarity with Demands for Justice Against the Abuse and Degradation of Non-heteronormative bodies by the Municipality of Dekwaneh, Lebanon
 
People across Lebanon have risen up against the injustice perpetrated by the Municipality of Dekwaneh last Saturday …

بيان تضامني ضد الإساءة في الدكوانة
May 3, 2013 – 10:31 am | Comments Off
بيان تضامني ضد الإساءة في الدكوانة

بيان تضامن مع مطالب العدالة ضد الإساءة والإهانة للأجساد غير النمطية من قبل بلدية الدكوانة، لبنان
لقد احتج العديد من الناس ضد الظلم الذي مارسته بلدية الدكوانة يوم السبت الماضي في ٢٠ نيسان ٢٠١٣. أنطوان شختورة، …

Women’s Rights Activists Welcome UN Agreements on Ending Violence Against Women
March 16, 2013 – 1:39 am | Comments Off

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 15, 2013
Today, the UN Member States resoundingly committed to ending violence against women and girls, including strong agreements on promoting gender equality, women’s empowerment, and ensuring reproductive rights and access to …

بيان من الكتلة العربية المشاركة في أعمال الدورة السابعة و الخمسين للجنة وضع المرأة
March 15, 2013 – 6:10 pm | One Comment

نعربُ، نحن، ممثلو الكتلة العربية االمشاركة في أعمال الدورة السابعة و الخمسين للجنة وضع المرأة؛ من افراد و منظمات، عن قلقنا البالغ إزاء دور قيادات بلادنا في المفاوضات المفصلية المتعلقة بقضية العنف ضد النساء و …

A Call from the Arab Caucus at the 57th Commission on the Status of Women
March 14, 2013 – 6:14 am | 4 Comments

We, the undersigned organizations and individuals, as represented in the Arab Caucus at the 57th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), are deeply concerned with the role of the leadership of our countries in …

One Day, One Struggle: Around the World!
November 4, 2012 – 1:32 pm | 3 Comments
One Day, One Struggle: Around the World!

 
November 9 2012 marks the 4th annual celebration of One Day, One Struggle. This time, every year, CSBR member organizations join forces to campaign locally and globally for sexual and bodily rights. Events will be …

Global Advocates: Family Planning Summit Must Put Women’s Human Rights First
June 20, 2012 – 8:40 am | Comments Off

Five international organizations urge world leaders to prioritize women’s human rights and comprehensive health care for all women at July summit 
06/19/2012—(PRESS RELEASE) International human rights groups are urging world leaders attending next month’s global Family …

Turkey: Say No to Abortion Ban!
June 7, 2012 – 2:18 pm | One Comment

TO THE POLICIES OF THE PRIME MINISTER AND THE GOVERNMENT OF TURKEY THAT TARGET GENDER EQUALITY, WOMEN’S BODIES, REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS AND SEXUALITY, OUR RESPONSE IS A RESOUNDING “NO!”
We demand that the process to ban abortion …