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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.
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.
Call for Papers: Southern Feminist Theory
The journal Feminist Theory is publishing a special issue that focusses on the discussion about theory as a contribution to the decolonization of feminist thought, and as a step towards greater internationalization of the journal itself. Click here to learn more about the contributions.
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.
2nd MenEngage Global Symposium
MenEngage, a global alliance of organizations working with men and boys for gender equality is organizing the 2nd MenEngage Global Symposium in Delhi in November 2014. Abstract submission closes on 31st May 2014.
A sociological view of sexology
In this interview, sociologist Janice Irvine talks about how the field of sexology has changed since she wrote the article Regulated Passions: the invention of inhibited sexual desire and sex addiction, which is now translated into Portuguese and published in the 14th volume of Sexuality, Health and Society – Latin American Journal.
On the media

| Adopción igualitaria: un debate socialmente sensible pero jurídicamente sencillo (26/08/2014 - La Silla Vacía - Colombia - )

| Casos de aids no RS crescem 21% em nove anos, aponta ONU (25/08/2014 - Agência de Notícias da Aids - Brasil - )

| PSDB-DF suspende propaganda eleitoral que defende o "Kit Macho" (25/08/2014 - R7 - Brasil - )

| Ecuador reconoce como derecho constitucional la unión homosexual (24/08/2014 - Infobae - Argentina - )

| Lei Maria da Penha pode ser aplicada quando a internet se torna ferramenta de violência psicológica (21/08/2014 - Portal Compromisso e Atitude - Brasil - )

| Projetos garantem direitos de presidiárias grávidas (19/08/2014 - EBC - Brasil - )

| Cargo público não impede preconceito, diz Zuliana Araya, primeira vereadora trans do Chile (18/08/2014 - Opera Mundi - Brasil - )

| Violencia contra las mujeres y falta de acceso a derechos sexuales y reproductivos en Centroamérica (18/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| Agreden en México a casi 100 periodistas mujeres en dos años (18/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| SCJN implementa protocolo de atención legal para comunidad LGBTTTI (18/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| CDHDF buscará incidir en políticas públicas para personas intersexuales (15/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| Exigen ante CIDH respeto a los derechos de la comunidad LGBTTTI y Ley de Identidad de Género en país (15/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| Justiça manda governo de SP indenizar mãe algemada durante parto (14/08/2014 - Folha de São Paulo - Brasil - )

| Belice y El Salvador criminalizan y estigmatizan a personas LGBTTTI: CIDH (14/08/2014 - Notiese - México - )

| Alckmin veta criação de "vagão rosa" nos trens e no Metrô de SP (13/08/2014 - G1 - Brasil - )


Although we do not feature new English contents as regularly, our Latin American website is updated weekly, featuring original articles, interviews, reviews, campaigns and news releases from the whole region. Please visit our Spanish and Portuguese homepages for the latest on sexuality research and sexual rights in Latin America.



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