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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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Sexuality and Geopolitics
Sexuality Policy Watch (SPW) has published a two-volume publication in e-book format aimed at critically reflecting on Sexuality and Geopolitics. The publications are an outcome of a series of three regional Dialogues in Asia, Latin America and Africa involving activists and researchers on human rights field.
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Sexuality, Health and Society - Latin American Journal 17
The articles and book reviews in this new issue of Sexuality, Health and Society - Latin American Journal address the struggles over the meanings of terms that––because of their ethical and political potential––are crucial to the field of gender and sexuality studies: family, life, sex, transsexuality, human rights, gay and lesbian parenting.
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In focus
Issue 11 of Sexualidades, a tri-lingual working paper series, brings an article on TV representations of prostitution in Argentina, by Carolina Justo Von Lurzer.
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Sexuality, Health and Society
The articles published in this issue of Sexuality, Health and Society simultaneously evoke a variety of scenes, projected over the immense background of contemporary Latin American society and politics.
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On the media

| Plenário aprova inclusão de feminicídio no Código Penal (18/12/2014 - Agência Senado - Brasil - )

| Senado ratifica medidas específicas para militares con VIH (16/12/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| Número de bebês nascidos com HIV na América Latina cai 78% entre 2001 e 2013 (15/12/2014 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Brasil é o 4º país que menos reduz mortalidade materna no mundo (12/12/2014 - Zero Hora - Brasil - )

| Casos de aids em mulheres de 13 a 19 anos superam ocorrências em homens, alerta estudo (12/12/2014 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Histórico: Argentina repara a mujer a la que le negaron un aborto por violación (12/12/2014 - Promsex - Perú - )

| EEUU sí puede financiar abortos en un contexto de guerra (12/12/2014 - IPS - Internacional - )

| Cerca de 40% da população mundial não tem acesso a serviços públicos de saúde, diz OIT (11/12/2014 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Ley de matrimonio igualitario ingresa al Parlamento en el Día Internacional de los Derechos Humanos (11/12/2014 - Movilh - Chile - )

| Casamento gay representa 0,35% dos casos registrados em cartórios no país (09/12/2014 - Folha de São Paulo - Brasil - )

| O lento caminho das latino-americanas rumo à igualdade (08/12/2014 - El País - Brasil - )

| Linguagem usada em campanha de prevenção contra a aids em Porto Alegre divide opiniões (07/12/2014 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Parto em casa pode ser a "melhor opção" (04/12/2014 - BBC - Brasil - )

| “Há um problema evidente com a noção de consentimento” (04/12/2014 - Jornal do Campus - Brasil - )

| 48% dos jovens acham errado mulher sair sem o namorado, diz pesquisa (03/12/2014 - G1 - Brasil - )

 

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