Sexual and reproductive health and rights experts launch global research network

USC hosted nine international experts from Nov. 27 to 30 to discuss the state of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) around the world and to launch an international research network. The group comprised researchers, activists and professors based in Belgium, Brazil, Cambodia, India, Malaysia, Mexico, the United Kingdom and the United States. The … Continue reading Sexual and reproductive health and rights experts launch global research network

Vietnamese human rights officials discuss collaborations with USC

Vietnamese delegates visited USC Nov. 12-13 to discuss collaboration opportunities with the university to further their country’s human rights research, policy and training efforts. Dang Dung Chi, director of the Vietnamese Institute of Human Rights at the Ho Chi Minh National Academy of Politics and Public Administration, and senior lecturer Nghia Van Hoang, were invited … Continue reading Vietnamese human rights officials discuss collaborations with USC

Professor Ferguson contributes to Philippines meeting on children’s right to health

Laura Ferguson, of the Program on Global Health & Human Rights, traveled to the Philippines in early November for the Asia Regional Consultation on Practical Measures of Implementation of the Child’s Right to Health. Convened by the World Health Organization, UNICEF, Save the Children and World Vision, the meeting brought together representatives of governments, parliaments, … Continue reading Professor Ferguson contributes to Philippines meeting on children’s right to health

“International Health, Global Health, and Human Rights,” in the Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health

By Daniel Tarantola, Laura Ferguson and Sofia Gruskin, edited by Richard Parker and Marni Sommer, published by Routledge.

“Um Panorama Sobre Saúde e Direitos Humanos” (An Overview of Health and Human Rights), in Vulnerabilidade e Direitos Humanos – Prevenção e Promoção da Saúde (Vulnerability and Human Rights: Health Prevention and Promotion)

By Sofia Gruskin and Daniel Tarantola, edited by Vera Paiva, José Ricardo Ayres and Cassia Maria Buchalla, published by Juruá Editora.