The report “Rights in the Time of COVID-19 – Lessons from HIV for an Effective, Community-Led Response” from UNAIDS presents key lessons from the AIDS response that are crucial for an effective human rights-based approach to public health emergencies. They range from tackling stigma and discrimination faced by affected individuals and communities to prioritizing measures for reaching the most vulnerable, removing human rights barriers, establishing trust between communities and public health authorities and protecting critical frontline medical staff.
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This factsheet provides legal and practical information for the LGBT community as on state and social equality and non-discrimination.
This factsheet provides legal and practical information for the LGBT community on violence based in homophobia and transphobia.
This factsheet provides legal and practical information for the LGBT community on the criminalization of same-sex relations.
Discriminatory attitudes, laws and practices, combined with inadequate legal protections, expose les
This factsheet provides legal and practical information for the LGBT community on human rights violations related to sexual orientation and gender identity.
This section of the 2016 HRW World Repport address the changes relating to transgender rights on a global perspective, and pointing practical situations, such as health care, access to police and justice, privacy and right to freedom.
This factsheet resumes information on how the LGBT community is perceived in the Middle East, their legal protection and what is changing in that region towards the LGBT people.
This factsheet brings basic concepts of human rights, international human rights law, United Nations law on LGBT rights and practical rights for the LGBT community.