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2nd International Conference on LGBT Psychology and Related Fields
Call for abstracts open until January 10 for the various thematic symposia of an international conference onhow to address the impact of discrimination against LGBT people worldwide. The congresswill take place at the Universidad del Estado de Rio de Janeiro campus, on March 8th to 10th this year.
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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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Call for papers for a special issue
Sexualidad, Salud y Sociedad – Latin American Journal welcomes original works for a special issue on “Fundamentalisms,” Sexuality, and Human Rights in Latin America: Expanding the boundaries of a discussion. The deadline for submission of complete manuscripts is January 31, 2016.
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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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On the media

| La Corte Constitucional de Colombia avala el matrimonio igualitario (08/04/2016 - El Pais (España) - )

| Zika, la crisis de las mujeres (08/04/2016 - El Mundo (España) - )

| Más de 5.000 embarazadas están ya afectadas por el zika en Colombia (08/04/2016 - El Pais (España, Internacional) - )

| En Respuesta al Virus del Zika: Un Enfoque Feminista (08/04/2016 - Women´s Global Network for Reproductive Rights (WGNRR) - )

| Desigualdade em infraestrutura é catalisadora do surto de zika no Brasil (05/04/2016 - UOL Brasil - )

| Microcefalia e direitos reprodutivos... Mas que direitos? (30/03/2016 - CCR - )

| Para pesquisadora, questão central do aborto não é a microcefalia, mas o direito à saúde da mulher (29/03/2016 - Uol - Brasil - )

| Novos feminismos e a luta pelo direitos das mulheres (11/03/2016 - Nexo - )

| O aborto, como o cisco no olho (11/03/2016 - Diálogos do Sul - )

| DIA DA MULHER: Morrer ou lutar? (09/03/2016 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

| Transmissão da zika por via sexual pode ser mais comum, indica OMS (09/03/2016 - Folha de São Paulo - )

| Ativista Diego Callisto fala sobre HIV e preconceito no "Altas Horas" (01/03/2016 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

| Dia Mundial da Zero Discriminação: Impactos do estigma no enfrentamento ao HIV é tema de seminário d (01/03/2016 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

| Pernambucanos iniciam estudos com vírus que pode exterminar o HIV (25/02/2016 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

| Tonelada de tenofovir que será descartada é “carga roubada”, informa Secretaria da Saúde de Minas (25/02/2016 - Agência da Aids - Brasil - )

 

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