Sariyani | Kapal Perempuan | (video)
March 30, 2017 – 7:59 am | Comments Off on Sariyani | Kapal Perempuan | (video)

As part of ODOS 2016, Kapal Perempuan developed a video campaign, documenting the re-thinking on gender & sexual norms, and the deepening appreciation of human rights, as experienced by graduates of their Sekolah Perempuan (Women’s …

Read the full story »
News on Sexual & Bodily Rights

Resources & Tools

News from Member Organizations

CSBR Activities

Statements

Home » Archive by Month

Article Archive for September 2015

Twelve UN agencies issue unprecedented joint statement on rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & intersex people
September 29, 2015 – 10:08 pm | Comments Off on Twelve UN agencies issue unprecedented joint statement on rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender & intersex people

GENEVA (29 September 2015) – In an unprecedented joint initiative, 12 UN agencies* today issued a powerful joint call to action on ending violence and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) adults, …

Communiqué: STOP à l’humiliation et à l’atteinte à la vie privée des citoyennes et des citoyens
September 29, 2015 – 10:05 pm | Comments Off on Communiqué: STOP à l’humiliation et à l’atteinte à la vie privée des citoyennes et des citoyens

Tunis le 29 septembre 2015
Communiqué
STOP à  l’humiliation et à l’atteinte à la vie privée des citoyennes et des citoyens
Les associations signataires, portent à la connaissance des autorités publiques, des organismes de défense des droits humains, …

September 28: Global Day of Action for Access to Safe & Legal Abortion
September 28, 2015 – 8:12 am | Comments Off on September 28: Global Day of Action for Access to Safe & Legal Abortion
September 28: Global Day of Action for Access to Safe & Legal Abortion

 
Today, September 28th, is the global day of action for access to safe and legal abortion! An international campaign by the Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WNGRR) and partners around the globe is working to #BustTheMyths …

Joint Statement by UN experts on SRHR & the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
September 27, 2015 – 6:54 am | Comments Off on Joint Statement by UN experts on SRHR & the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

 
Joint Statement by UN human rights experts*, the Rapporteur on the Rights of Women of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights and the Special Rapporteurs on the Rights of Women and Human Rights Defenders of …

Let’s Talk About Abortion
September 26, 2015 – 10:49 pm | Comments Off on Let’s Talk About Abortion
Let’s Talk About Abortion

25 September 2015
By Dr. Tabinda Sarosh | Program Manager, ARROW
We seldom hear the word abortion in conversations people have about their health issues or those of their family. In a global village connected by the Internet, …

The Remaking of Tradition: Sex, Lies & Politics (IFJ, Vol.3, 2015)
September 15, 2015 – 1:05 pm | Comments Off on The Remaking of Tradition: Sex, Lies & Politics (IFJ, Vol.3, 2015)
The Remaking of Tradition: Sex, Lies & Politics (IFJ, Vol.3, 2015)

In this third edition, Indonesian Feminist Journal (IJF) presents a wide array of the work of several Indonesia´s feminist thinkers on the interplay between the traditional practices, politics, and women´s rights. Traces of cultural practices, tradition, …

Guidebook Aims to Change how the Media Cover LGBT Issues
September 14, 2015 – 11:32 pm | Comments Off on Guidebook Aims to Change how the Media Cover LGBT Issues
Guidebook Aims to Change how the Media Cover LGBT Issues

14 September 2015
By : Ayunda Nurvitasari

When it comes to issues related to homosexuality, or what is now known by its shorthand LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender), the Indonesian mainstream media are still largely behind the …

Project Dhee by Boys of Bangladesh opens conversations on female sexuality using comics
September 8, 2015 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on Project Dhee by Boys of Bangladesh opens conversations on female sexuality using comics
Project Dhee by Boys of Bangladesh opens conversations on female sexuality using comics

7 September 2015
by: Syeda Samira Sadeque

Boys of Bangladesh (BoB), a support organisation for the gay community in Bangladesh, has launched the first-ever Bangladeshi lesbian comic character “Dhee”.
The character of Dhee has been developed as an …