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Sexual and reproductive rights under threat worldwide - 6 mars 2014

Headline Title:  Sexual and reproductive rights under threat worldwide The health and lives of millions of people across the globe are being threatened by government failures to guarantee their sexual and reproductive rights, Amnesty International said today as it lau The health and lives of millions of people across the globe are being threatened by government failures to guarantee their sexual and reproductive rights, Amnesty International said today as it launched a global campaign on this issue. Media Node:  MBMR launch page En un coup d'œil:  150 million girls today under the age of 18 have been sexually assaulted 142 million girls are likely to marry as children between 2011 and 202014 million adolescent girls give birth every year, mainly as a result of coerced sex and unwanted pregnancy215 million women cannot access contraception, even though they want to stop or delay having childrenSame-sex sexual activity is currently illegal in at least 76 countries, 36 of which are in Africa Take part in our competition! Write, draw, paint or even take a selfie to express what My Body My Rights means to you. You can submit this via our Tumblr page tweeting using the hashtag #MyBodyMyRights or by posting on our global Facebook page.  Twitter Tag:  mybodymyrights Story Location:  United Kingdom 51° 30' 21.3948" N, 0° 9' 53.262" W See map: Google Maps “It is unbelievable that in the twenty-first century some countries are condoning child marriage and marital rape while others are outlawing abortion, sex outside marriage and same-sex sexual activity – even punishable by death. ” Source:  Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General. URL:  My Body, My Rights: Take Action! Description:  Take Action! URL:  My Body, My Rights: Briefing Description:  Briefing, 06 March 2014. URL:  15 facts on sex, pregnancy, marriage and violence Description:  Feature, 06 March 2014. URL:  My Body, My Rights: Country Cases Description:  Feature, 06 March 2014. URL:  Nepal: Widespread gender discrimination has triggered sexual and reproductive rights crisis Description:  News Story/Report, 20 February 2014.

My Body My Rights: Country Cases - 6 mars 2014

Headline Title:  My Body My Rights: Country Cases 11 years old, forced into marriage, abused for resisting sexual exploitation Read the stories of a young girl abused for resisting sexual exploitation, a rape survivior pressured into having an abortion and a woman who died after being denied life-saving medical treatment. Media Node:  MBMR Country Stories En un coup d'œil:  Take part in our competition!Write, draw, paint or even take a selfie to express what My Body My Rights means to you. You can submit this via our Tumblr page tweeting using the hashtag #MyBodyMyRights or by posting on our global Facebook page.  Twitter Tag:  mybodymyrights URL:  My Body, My Rights: Take Action! Description:  Take Action! URL:  Sexual and reproductive rights under threat worldwide Description:  News Story/Briefing, 06 March 2014. URL:  15 facts on sex, pregnancy, marriage and violence Description:  Feature, 06 March 2014. URL:  Nepal: Widespread gender discrimination has triggered sexual and reproductive rights crisis Description:  News Story/Report, 20 February 2014.

15 facts on sex, pregnancy, marriage and violence - 6 mars 2014

Headline Title:  15 facts on sex, pregnancy, marriage and violence Hundreds of millions of young people are being put at risk by government action or inaction with regards to their sex lives. Hundreds of millions of young people are being put at risk by government action or inaction with regards to their sex lives. Current UN and NGO estimates paint a perilous picture for their future. Here, 15 facts. Media Node:  MBMR facts and figures En un coup d'œil:  Take part in our competition!Write, draw, paint or even take a selfie to express what My Body My Rights means to you. You can submit this via our Tumblr page tweeting using the hashtag #MyBodyMyRights or by posting on our global Facebook page.  Twitter Tag:  mybodymyrights URL:  My Body, My Rights: Take Action! Description:  Take Action! URL:  Sexual and reproductive rights under threat worldwide Description:  News Story/Briefing, 06 March 2014. URL:  My Body, My Rights: Country Cases Description:  Feature, 06 March 2014. URL:  Nepal: Widespread gender discrimination has triggered sexual and reproductive rights crisis Description:  News Story/Report, 20 February 2014.

Uganda: President Museveni Signs Anti-Homosexuality Bill - 24 février 2014

Headline Title:  Uganda: President Museveni Signs Anti-Homosexuality Bill President Museveni has just signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law. It is a draconian and damaging piece of legislation, Amnesty International said today. President Museveni has just signed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill into law. It is a draconian and damaging piece of legislation, Amnesty International said today. Media Node:  Uganda Story Location:  Ouganda 3° 19' 33.4956" N, 34° 37' 51.2544" E “This deeply offensive piece of legislation is an affront to the human rights of all Ugandans and should never have got this far. This legislation will institutionalize hatred and discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in Uganda. Its passage into law signals a very grave episode in the nation’s history.” Source:  Michelle Kagari, Africa Deputy Director at Amnesty International. URL:  Global Day of Action against Uganda’s Anti-Homosexuality Bill Description:  News Story, 10 February 2014. URL:  Living for love, dying because of hate: the rising tide of homophobia in Africa Description:  Blog, 16 January 2014. URL:  Uganda: Anti-Homosexuality Bill must be scrapped Description:  News story, 20 December 2013.

Zambia: End state-sponsored persecution as same-sex trial reaches verdict - 21 février 2014

Headline Title:  Zambia: End state-sponsored persecution as same-sex trial reaches verdict The Zambian authorities must end the persecution of individuals based on their perceived sexual orientation, Amnesty International said as the trial of two Zambian men accused of having sex “agains The Zambian authorities must end the persecution of individuals based on their perceived sexual orientation, Amnesty International said as the trial of two men accused of having sex “against the order of nature” is set to conclude on  25 February. Media Node:  Zambia Story Location:  Zambie 16° 21' 23.5692" S, 26° 22' 9.0696" E “There has been a string of violent attacks and state prosecutions of people believed to be gay or lesbian in Zambia. ” Source:  Simeon Mawanza, Zambia Researcher at Amnesty International. URL:  Zambia: Drop charges against men accused of same-sex conduct Description:  News Story, 11 September 2013. URL:  Rising levels of homophobia in sub-Saharan Africa are dangerous and must be tackled Description:  News Story, 25 June 2013. URL:  African activists fight homophobia Description:  Feature, 26 June 2013.

Népal. Les discriminations généralisées liées au genre sont à l’origine d’une crise des droits sexuels et reproductifs

En raison de discriminations généralisées et systémiques fondées sur le genre au Népal, des centaines de milliers de femmes souffrent d’un problème de santé reproductive très douloureux qui les empêche d’effectuer certaines tâches quotidiennes, tandis que leur famille et la société les mettent souvent à l’écart, écrit Amnesty International dans un nouveau rapport rendu public jeudi 20 février. En raison de discriminations généralisées et systémiques fondées sur le genre au Népal, des centaines de milliers de femmes souffrent d’un problème de santé reproductive très douloureux qui les emp

Russian homophobia under fire worldwide as Olympic flame reaches Sochi

As protests are being held today in cities around the world ahead of the Winter Olympic Games to denounce the ongoing and openly homophobic discrimination in Russia, Amnesty International delegates are available for interview in Sochi and Moscow.   

Nepal: Widespread gender discrimination has triggered sexual and reproductive rights crisis

Widespread and systemic gender discrimination in Nepal has led to hundreds of thousands of women suffering from a reproductive health condition that leaves them in great pain, unable to carry out daily tasks and often ostracized from their families and communities, Amnesty International said in a new report today.  Widespread and systemic gender discrimination in Nepal has led to hundreds of thousands of women suffering from a reproductive health condition that leaves them in great pain, unable to carry out d

مناشدة اللجنة الأوليمبية الدولية صون حقوق الإنسان - 10 février 2014

Headline Title:  مناشدة اللجنة الأوليمبية الدولية صون حقوق الإنسان صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم أنه لا يجوز أن تتجاهل اللجنة الأوليمبية الدولية الانتهاكات الخطيرة لحقوق الإنسان التي رافقت التحضيرات للألعاب الأوليمبية الشتوية في سوتشي و صرحت منظمة العفو الدولية اليوم أنه لا يجوز أن تتجاهل اللجنة الأوليمبية الدولية الانتهاكات الخطيرة لحقوق الإنسان التي رافقت التحضيرات للألعاب الأوليمبية الشتوية في سوتشي وانطلاقها Media Node:  IOC Sochi AR Twitter Tag:  Sochi2014 Story Location:  Russia 44° 23' 53.07" N, 42° 5' 58.5924" E “يجب على اللجنة الأوليمبية الدولية أن توبخ القيادة الروسية على انتهاكها الصارخ لحقوق الإنسان في سياق الألعاب الأوليمبية. وإن تخاذل اللجنة عن القيام بذلك سوف يُعد بمثابة خيانة للهدف الصريح الوارد في الميثاق الأوليمبي الذي ينص على صون روح الصداقة والتضامن واللعب النظيف” Source:  سليل شيتي الأمين العام لمنظمة العفو الدولية URL:  Serious human rights violations associated with the preparation for and staging of the Sochi Olympic Games Description:  Open letter, 10 February 2014 URL:  Sochi Olympics countdown sees Russia jailing second prisoner of conscience this week Description:  News story, 5 February 2014 URL:  ‘I’m afraid the future will be a nightmare’ Description:  Blog, 5 February 2014 URL:  The first prisoner of conscience of Sochi2014 Description:  Blog, 4 February 2014 URL:  Russia: Civil society activist arrested ahead of start of Sochi Olympics Description:  News story, 3 February 2014

IOC urged to uphold human rights - 10 février 2014

Headline Title:  IOC urged to uphold human rights The International Olympic Committee (IOC) must not ignore the serious human rights violations associated with the preparation for and staging of the Sochi Olympic Games, Amnesty International said The International Olympic Committee (IOC) must not ignore the serious human rights violations associated with the preparation for and staging of the Sochi Olympic Games, Amnesty International said today.  Media Node:  IOC Sochi Twitter Tag:  Sochi2014 Story Location:  Russia 44° 23' 53.07" N, 42° 5' 58.5924" E “The IOC must take the Russian leadership to task over its blatant violations of human rights in the context of the Games. Not doing so would be a betrayal of the Olympic Charter’s stated goal to uphold the spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play.” Source:  Salil Shetty, Secretary General of Amnesty International URL:  Serious human rights violations associated with the preparation for and staging of the Sochi Olympic Games Description:  Open letter, 10 February 2014 URL:  Sochi Olympics countdown sees Russia jailing second prisoner of conscience this week Description:  News story, 5 February 2014 URL:  ‘I’m afraid the future will be a nightmare’ Description:  Blog, 5 February 2014 URL:  The first prisoner of conscience of Sochi2014 Description:  Blog, 4 February 2014 URL:  Russia: Civil society activist arrested ahead of start of Sochi Olympics Description:  News story, 3 February 2014