Updates archive

20/08/15 

Child marriage in India meets its match as young brides turn to courts. A new article added to the toolkit about women's rights activists helping girls in India fight back against child marriage. 

20/08/15 

‘Protective custody’ of sex workers in India. In a new addition to the toolkit, Vibhuti Ramachandran writes for openDemocracy on how freedom can be a casualty of the protectionism and reform agenda. 

20/08/15 

The intersectionality of sexuality, inequality and poverty. New blog post added to the toolkit about IDS Sexuality, Poverty and Law programme work on 'economy, employment and livelihoods'.

20/08/15 

Sexual health, human rights and the law. A new WHO report was added to the toolkit which shows how states can and do support sexual health through legal and other mechanisms.

20/08/15 

Deepening gender and development analysis, addressing violence. A blog post by Dan Glass was added to the toolkit about his experience of Vishtar’s Gender, Diversity and Social Transformation in India. 

20/08/15 

UN response to sexual orientation and gender identity based violence. We added an AWID interview with activist Cynthia Rothschild in which she discusses the Human Rights Council.

20/08/15 

Fighting for sexual equality? Why we must engage the aid industry. In this recent addition to the toolkit, Stephen Wood blogs for IDS about why sexuality is a core concern of development.

20/08/15 

Listen to sex workers not Hollywood stars. After Amnesty International provoked a global debate on sex work and decriminalisation, we added a Guardian blog post from Molly Smith to the toolkit. 

11/06/15 

Strengthening support to LGBTIQ adolescents. A new report by Plan UK and Plan Sweden.

11/06/15 

BOOSHTEE! Survival and Resilience in Ethiopia. A new case study by Cheryl Overs.

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