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International ASSHH Conference
The 3rd Conference of the Association for the Social Sciences and Humanities in HIV (ASSHH) will take place between 6-9 July 2015 in Stellenbosch, South Africa.
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FSSS Grants-in-Aid Program
The Foundation for the Scientific Study of Sexuality has a Grants-in-Aid Program that provides up to $1,000 (per grant) to support scientific sexuality research in areas not likely to receive support from other sources.
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Call for abstracts - SVRI Forum 2015: Innovation and intersections
The event will be hosted from 14 – 17 September at Spier 1692 Estate, Stellenbosch, South Africa. It will bring together colleagues from around the world, under the theme of innovation and intersections, to present paper and poster presentations, special sessions and workshops, to discuss scientific and practical matters related to the prevention and response to sexual and partner violence. Deadline for abstracts: 30 April 2015.
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Call for papers: Technoscience, bodies, gender and sexuality
In this number, we intend to publish papers based on empirical researches and/or theoretical approaches, which analyze how gender permeate the production of scientific knowledge, as well as its implications in the production of conventions and interventions about the issues in question. The submissions must be sent until February, 14, 2015.
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Another facet of femicide
The high rate of unsafe abortion in Brazil is one of the challenges that recently re-elected President Dilma Rousseff must face in her second term in office. It is time to recognize that if keeping abortion illegal kills millions of women, it constitutes a form of femicide.
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New Developments in the ICD Revision Process
GATE (Global Action for Trans* Equality) and STP, International Campaign Stop Trans Pathologization report that the World Health Organization (WHO) has published online its proposals on trans* health in the ICD-11 Beta Draft.
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On the media

| Facebook libera usuário a se identificar como transexual (03/03/2015 - Terra - Brasil - )

| Médicos brasileiros que denunciam casos de aborto descumprem lei e código de ética (02/03/2015 - EBC - Brasil - )

| Travestis buscam melhorar de vida com programa de formação em SP (02/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| El ‘viacrucis’ del matrimonio gay (28/02/2015 - Semana - Colombia - )

| Fallo de la Corte Constitucional sobre los derechos de los menores intersexuales (25/02/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| Metro destituye al responsable de Seguridad por una circular homófoba (23/02/2015 - El País - España - )

| ‘Discriminación a LGBTI es inaceptable’: ONU (23/02/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| This is what trans people are forced to go through in 34 European countries (23/02/2015 - Pink News - Reino Unido - )

| Los hombres turcos se visten con minifalda para protestar contra la violación y asesinato de una jov (23/02/2015 - El Periódico - España - )

| Buscan prohibir piropos en Panamá (23/02/2015 - Semana - Colombia - )

| Solo 1.148 adoptados de 80.000 niños que esperan ser acogidos por un hogar (22/02/2015 - El Heraldo - Colombia - )

| La Actual Epidemia Del Ébola En África Occidental Desde La Mirada De Género (20/02/2015 - AWID - Internacional - )

| "A mí me gusta la adopción por parte de las parejas del mismo sexo": Mininterior (17/02/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| Corte Constitucional exhortó al Congreso para ponerle fin al machismo en el sistema judicial (11/02/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| Colombia, a las puertas de aprobar la adopción de parejas del mismo sexo (04/02/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

 

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