The politics of an evidence-based approach to realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights

A panel of experts presented on the politics of sexual and reproductive health and rights Dec. 6 at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The event was part of the school's “16 days of activism against gender violence” lecture series and also celebrated the 25th anniversary of the journal Reproductive Health Matters, which … Continue reading The politics of an evidence-based approach to realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights

Missing in Action? The United States & the Global Struggle for Sexual Rights

The USC Law & Global Health Collaboration hosted Dennis Altman Jan. 30, 2019, for his lecture, "Missing in Action? The United States & the Global Struggle for Sexual Rights." Dennis AltmanProfessorial Fellow in Human Security, La Trobe UniversityAmbassador, Human Rights Law Centre Named one of the 100 most influential Australians by The Bulletin in 2006, Professor Dennis … Continue reading Missing in Action? The United States & the Global Struggle for Sexual Rights

Planetary Health the Next Frontier: Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Program Conference in Malaysia

Planetary Health the Next Frontier, the 12th Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Program Conference, co-organized by APRU and University of Malaya in October, welcomed 306 participants from more than 70 institutions and 20 Asia-Pacific economies. Panel discussions focused on global health in relation to the 4th Industrial Revolution, as well as human rights, … Continue reading Planetary Health the Next Frontier: Association of Pacific Rim Universities Global Health Program Conference in Malaysia

Sexual Health & Human Rights Collection in Celebration of the UDHR

Eszter Kismödi, chief executive of the journal Reproductive Health Matters, invites you to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights through a collection of articles that illustrate challenges faced in trying to ensure sexual and reproductive health (SRH) and rights for all, as well as ways human rights have helped improve … Continue reading Sexual Health & Human Rights Collection in Celebration of the UDHR

Celebrating 70 years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

UDPATE: See event videos and coverage at this link.   Global dignitaries, activists and leaders will speak at USC’s University Park Campus for a free, public symposium, followed by a youth summit at Los Angeles City Hall, on Human Rights Day, Dec. 10. In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a milestone document … Continue reading Celebrating 70 years of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

A Meta-Narrative Literature Synthesis and Framework to Guide Future Evaluation of Legal Empowerment Interventions

by Katherine Footer, Michael Windle, Laura Ferguson, Jordan Hatcher, Carrie Lyons, Emma Gorin, Anne L. Stangl, Steven Golub, Sofia Gruskin, and Stefan Baral, in Health and Human Rights Journal.