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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
On the media

| Grupo se reúne com autoridades em Brasília para pedir liberação do aborto (24/03/2015 - G1 - Brasil - )

| Proyecto trans por la paz, desde el encierro (21/03/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| TJ condena Levy Fidelix a pagar R$ 1 milhão por discurso contra gays em campanha eleitoral (17/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| #MundoSocial: la violación que sacudió las redes en El Salvador (17/03/2015 - BBC Mundo - )

| Empieza el debate por el aborto en Chile (17/03/2015 - Página 12 - Argentina - )

| Irã debate duas leis que reduzem as mulheres a “máquinas de fazer bebês” (12/03/2015 - El País - Brasil - )

| Travestis e transexuais poderão usar o nome social em escolas e cursos (12/03/2015 - Folha de São Paulo - Brasil - )

| Dilma Rousseff sanciona lei que torna hediondo o crime de feminicídio (11/03/2015 - Portal Brasil - )

| Dia da Mulher: Mulheres transexuais em busca de espaço neste universo feminino (09/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Reativada, Frente Parlamentar anti-HIV quer discutir a política de aids do Brasil (09/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| "No son crímenes pasionales, son feminicidios" (09/03/2015 - El Espectador - Colombia - )

| STJ reconhece direito a pensão alimentícia de união homoafetiva (05/03/2015 - El País - Brasil - )

| Feminicídio passa a ser considerado crime hediondo (05/03/2015 - Último Segundo - Brasil - )

| Departamento de Aids lança edital para seleção de projetos de defesa dos direitos humanos (04/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| Ministério pretende retomar parceria com escolas para vacina do HPV (04/03/2015 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )


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