Reports to the UN Universal Periodic Review Brazil – 2012
In November 2011, Sexuality Policy Watch (SPW) and the Brazilian Interdisciplinary AIDS Association (ABIA) were involved, with Conectas Human Rights, Global Justice and other organizations, in the production of shadow reports about the status of human rights in Brazil for the second round of the Universal Periodic Review of the Human Rights Council, which will be held in June 2012.
The deadline for submission of reports by civil society organizations was November 28th, 2011 and SPW contributed to the preparation of content on different themes.
Find below the reports (in English or Spanish) associated to different areas of human rights, prepared with the participation of SPW and ABIA, in partnership with different organizations, and the national report by the Brazilian government at the bottom of the page.
>> Violaciones por falta de acceso a servicios dentro del Sistema Único de Salud por parte de las personas que viven con VIH/SIDA en Brasil (PVVS) – ABIA and Cedaps
>> Situación de los derechos humanos de las personas lesbianas, gays, bisexuales, travestis, transgénero, transexuales e intersex (LGBTI) en Brasil – SRI y ABGLT
>> Submission on Human Rights related to Reproductive Health Determination in Brazil – Grupo Curumim and CLADEM Brazil
>> Human right to health: access to medicine for HIV/AIDS in Brazil – Working Group of Intellectual Property of the Brazilian Network for the Integration of Peoples (GTPI/Rebrip)
>> Submission on Human Rights related to Reproductive Health Determination in Brazil – Ipas, ABIA/SPW, Rede Feminista de Saúde Direitos Sexuais Direitos Reprodutivos, CLADEM, Grupo Curumim, Conectas Direitos Humanos, Comissão de Cidadania e Reprodução, Plataforma Brasileira de Direitos Economicos Sociais e Culturais e Ambientais, and Instituto Mulher e Atenção Integral a Saúde
>> Violaciones derivados de la penalización de la exposición sexual y la transmisión sexual del VIH en Brasil – ABIA
>> Human Rights and the Internet in Brazil (also in Portuguese) – Women’s Networking Support Program of the Association for Progressive Communications (APC/WNSP), Instituto Nupef and SPW
>> Misoprostol and violation of the right to health and the right to information on sexual and reproductive health – Commission for Citizenship and Reproduction (CCR)
>> Second national report of the State of Brazil submitted to the Universal Periodic Review Mechanism of the United Nations Human Rights Council – 2012
>> Segundo relatório nacional do Estado brasileiro apresentado no mecanismo de Revisão Periódica Universal do Conselho de Direitos Humanos das Nações Unidas – 2012