Not just a thematic area: Sexual rights, gender, health and rights of defenders at the United Nations HRC 2016

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By Namita Aavriti and Jan Moolman for GenderIT.org

India, 01 August 2016

Pluses were the 32nd session of HRC acknowledging that women face multiple and intersecting forms of discrimination, online violence got a mention and so did indigenous women human rights defenders. Negatives were how far is all this from the realities of sexuality and gender based discrimination and violence.

Full article at http://www.genderit.org/articles/hrc-gender-sogi

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