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Ambiguities of Aids policy
Sexualidades # 13 launched at the IASSCS website. In this issue, anthropologist Claudia Cunha addresses the ambiguities and contradictions of Aids policies in relation to the sexuality of youth living with HIV/Aids.
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What’s missing?
Men’s involvement in caregiving has too often been missing from public policies, from systematic data collection and research, and from efforts to promote women’s empowerment. This first ever State of the World’s Fathers report brings together key international research findings related to men’s participation in caregiving; in maternal and child health and in violence prevention.
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Sexuality, Health and Society
This new issue of Sexuality, Health and Society explores, from multiple perspectives and using different methods, the field delineated by the complex implications of the concepts of biopolitics and thanatopolitics. In other words, they focus on the unsettling centrality of death (or of letting die) within the framework of a device designed to increase life (or, at least, certain lives).
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Sexualidades: new issue
In the article “Debasements and Post-foundations,” Blas Radi (UBA) makes an against-the-grain reading of Preciados project in Testo junkie. The paper revises the use of “bio” and “tecno/trans” in that text, and discusses the queer construction of a trans subject and a trans community paradoxically devoid of trans people.
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Sexuality, Health and Society - Latin American Journal 19
The articles of this issue present various explorations and offer fragments of a new kaleidoscopic image of bodies, sexualities, and identities. Each brings new possibilities to understand the complex relations constituting those elements in mutual relation, under the impact of the profound contemporary transformations they are undergoing.
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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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On the media

| OPS pide más acceso a anticonceptivos y respetar derechos femeninos ante Zika (02/02/2016 - - )

| Dia da Visibilidade Trans: Veja as ações que celebram a data em todo o país (28/01/2016 - - )

| Travesti que foi 1º lugar em Serviço Social na UFPE: ‘Ainda não é vitória; é só o começo’ (21/01/2016 - Geledés - Brasil - )

| A história do primeiro e único homem no mundo a se curar do HIV (21/01/2016 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| ONU lança versão ampliada de manual sobre direitos LGBT no mundo do trabalho (16/12/2015 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

| 1º de Dezembro: Agência Aids promove debate, bate-papo, teste rápido, show com repertório de Cazuza (25/11/2015 - - )

| Homofóbicos podem receber multa de até R$ 60 mil no RJ (11/11/2015 - Catraca Livre - Brasil - )

| Parada LGBT de Fortaleza critica exclusão do conceito de família (03/11/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Justiça condena a 9 anos jovem que agrediu homossexual na Avenida Paulista (29/10/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| ‘Mulheres contra Cunha’ param o Rio de Janeiro em protesto (29/10/2015 - Medium.com - )

| ONU está preocupada com projeto de lei brasileiro que define conceito de família (28/10/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Tribunal de Justiça de São Paulo aplica Lei Maria da Penha em caso de transexual (21/10/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Aluno trans é expulso da Faculdade Cásper Líbero após criticar professora, informa portal Terra (15/10/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| La Iglesia es responsable de los abusos de los clérigos (13/10/2015 - EL Espectador - )

| Número de travestis e transexuais inscritos no Enem quase triplica (07/10/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

 

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