Among the main events in November, we highlight the Men Engage Symposium, held in Delhi, in which SPW was present with the participation of our members, Gloria Careaga, and our working partner Akshay Khana. Click here to watch the sessions.
At the abortion frontline, SPW highlights the survey reported by Reality Check of which the results reveal the difficults most of the people have in telling their abortions experiences to their their loving ones.
– SPW Working Paper n. 9, authored by Justin Perez (University of California, Irvine), brings critical analyses of lesbian and gay tourism and of the increasingly significant and problematic role played by quantitative measurements, indexes and ranking in the context of LGBT rights claims.
– SPW recommends Aziza Ahmed’s article – published on Columbia Journal of Gender and law – “Rugged vaginas” and “vulnerable rectums”: the sexual identity, epidemiology, and law of the global hiv epidemic, in which the author reflects on “our reliance on identity politics in building movements to respond to the HIV epidemic”.
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The Association for Women’s Rigths in Development (AWID) is searching for a new Program Coordinator for its Women’s Human Rights Defenders Program.