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Source: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)
This report presents the findings of the Assessment of the Health Sector Response to GBV in the Asia Pacific region. The report first outlines some of the definitional issues related to GBV and why it is considered a public health issue. It then details the assessment methodology and provides a brief background of the Asia […]
Source: UN Women
Although CEDAW mainly refers to ‘women’, the Convention reflects a life cycle approach and countries are obliged to promote the equal rights of women and girls. The different forms and areas of discrimination that CEDAW focuses on are important to women of all ages, including girls and young women. This report highlights the important role […]
Source: World Health Organisation
The global plan of action is meant to strengthen the role of the health system within a national multi-sectoral response to address interpersonal violence, in particular against women and girls, and against children. It compels us to use our health systems to respond to, prevent and lead efforts to address violence against women and girls.
This fact sheet outlines the trends of sexual and reproductive health from 1991 – 2012 in the Asia Pacific region, with the policy recommendations to move forward.
On the 13th and 14th November 2017, champions and advocates of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) from Asia-Pacific convened to discuss the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the region. The current Call to Action was borne out of this discussion, where we strongly call upon governments in the region, UN […]
Source: United Nations
This report was prepared pursuant to General Assembly resolution 65/234. The Assembly, responding to new challenges and to the changing development environment, and reinforcing the integration of the population and development agenda in global processes related to development, called for an operational review of the implementation of the Programme of Action on the basis of […]
Source: Dutch Coalition on Disability and Development
Sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) in low and middle income countries are one of the four priorities of the Dutch policies on development cooperation. This publication presents the facts and figures on the intersectionality of gender and disability in relation to SRHR issues. The key challenges are outlined with a recommendation on four […]
Source: Lawyering for Reproductive Justice
This issue brief highlights key facts on the reproductive justice and women with disabilities in the United States. The key areas covered include violence against women with disabilities, sexuality, compulsory sterilisation, sex education, reproductive health care and parenting.
The World Health Organization and the World Bank Group have jointly produced the World Report on Disability to provide the evidence for innovative policies and programmes that can improve the lives of people with disabilities, and facilitate implementation of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, which came into force in […]
The Incheon Strategy builds on the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and the Biwako Millennium Framework for Action and Biwako Plus Five towards an inclusive, barrier-free and rights-based society for persons with disabilities in Asia and the Pacific. This strategy will enable the Asian and Pacific region to track progress towards improving […]