Employers fear ‘conscience rule’ creates risky situation
Health care groups are suing the Trump administration arguing that the rule could create a “chilling effect” that would greatly decrease access to abortion and sex reassignment care.
LGBT+ advocates filed a lawsuit on Tuesday to block a rule the U.S. government said will allow medical professionals to act according their consciences, but that critics said could deny care to those in need.
Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences is looking for submissions on mistreatment during reproductive health care and childbirth.
The following real-life examples demonstrate the often subtle, sometimes flagrant and increasingly pervasive discrimination faced by pro-life, faith-based and conscience-driven individuals in the healthcare professions.
“We also note that watering down will certainly not be good for survivors of sexual violence who are most in need of it.”
Measure on sexual violence in conflict passes after Trump administration threatened to veto document over references to reproductive health
Members Pass Resolution 2467 (2019) by 13 Votes in Favour, None against, as China, Russian Federation Abstain
Dr. Denis Mukwege is Nobel Peace laureate and the founder of Panzi Hospital and Foundation. Nadia Murad is Nobel Peace laureate and president of Nadia’s Initiative.
Namibian Civil Society Organisations, including various women and LGBT organisations, held their second convention on the Equality and Justice Project in Windhoek this week.