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Criminalising homosexuality threatens the fight against HIV/AIDS
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The Lancet, Volume 383, Issue 9919, Pages 783 - 784, 1 March 2014 doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(14)60403-7 Ashton Barnett-Vanes Homosexuality is criminalised in more than 70 countries, with se ...
Last updated on March 3 2014 at 15:46
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Inclusion Matters: The Foundation for Shared Prosperity
Author:World Bank
This World Bank global report “puts boundaries around the abstract idea of social inclusion. It points out that social inclusion is not just about poverty reduction or about reducing inc ...
Last updated on March 3 2014 at 15:06
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Female Condoms for all - Nigeria (film/video)
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A short video with Nigerians expressing their views on female condoms. UAFC Joint Programme, Universal Access to Female Condoms makes female condoms more available, affordable and access ...
Last updated on November 7 2013 at 17:19
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Latest news West Africa
Commemoration of International Sex Workers’ Rights Day in Lagos
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NSWP member, Women in Power Initiative (WOPI), the first Community Based Organisation in Nigeria led a march in Lagos marking the 14th International Sex Workers’ Rights Day. The programm ...
Last updated on April 8 2014 at 16:12
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Nigerian official who called anti-gay law “democracy in action” served on International AIDS Society’s governing council
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When Nigeria acting Secretary of Foreign Affairs Viola Onwuliri defended President Goodluck Jonathan’s signature on the country’s brutal new anti-homosexuality law, the couple of weeks p ...
Last updated on February 12 2014 at 17:20
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Nigerian gay people being hunted down
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In front of Bauchi state's Sharia Commission, a white-walled two-storey building, men in dark green uniforms are awaiting orders from their boss. The man in charge of the Islamic police ...
Last updated on February 7 2014 at 22:57
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Upcoming events West Africa
7th SAHARA Conference 2014 (SAHARA 7)
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18th to 21st March 2014, Dakar, Senegal. “Since 2002, SAHARA has convened biennial conferences which provide an inter-disciplinary space and a platform for multi-stakeholder dialogue i ...
Last updated on February 10 2014 at 15:09
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6th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights, 2014
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6th Africa Conference on Sexual Health and Rights: Eliminating Women and Girls Sexual and Reproductive Health Vulnerabilities in Africa Yaoundé, Cameroon, 3 to 7 February 2014 The conf ...
Last updated on October 13 2013 at 15:24
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7th SAHARA Conference (SAHARA 7), Dakar, Senegal
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The 7th SAHARA Conference 2013 (SAHARA 7), is taking place from 7 to 10 October 2013, at the Cheikh Anta Diop University (UCAD) in Dakar, Senegal. The theme of SAHARA Conference is “Tra ...
Last updated on June 22 2013 at 12:44
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