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OHCHR and the right to health OHCHR

WEBThe Right to Health, Fact Sheet No. 31, OHCHR/WHO (2008). Latest reports. E/2023/74: Economic, social and cultural rights (2023) In the present report, submitted pursuant to …

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Fact Sheet No. 31: The Right to Health OHCHR

WEBThe right to health is a fundamental part of our human rights and of our understanding of a life in dignity. This jointly issued Fact Sheet aims to shed light on the …

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The Right to Health

WEB1 Introduction As human beings, our health and the health of those we care about is a matter of daily concern. Regardless of our age, gender, socio-economic

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About the right to health and human rights OHCHR

WEBThe right to physical and mental health is a broad concept that can be broken down into more specific entitlements such as the rights to: maternal, child and reproductive health; …

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Sexual and reproductive health rights OHCHR

WEBSexual and reproductive health are integral elements of the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. Many …

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The right to health: key aspects and common misconceptions

WEBThe right to health is an inclusive right, covering a wide range of elements that help us to lead healthy lives—things like safe drinking water, adequate sanitation, safe food, …

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‘Conversion therapy’ can amount to torture and should be

WEBThe expert added that these practices are “inherently discriminatory, that they are cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment, and that depending on the severity or …

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Sexual and reproductive health and rights OHCHR

WEBWomen’s sexual and reproductive health is related to multiple human rights, including the right to life, the right to be free from torture, the right to health, the right to privacy, the …

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Mental health, human rights and legislation

WEB| vii Foreword In recent years, mental health has been increasingly recognized as a critical part of health, as reflected in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which …

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Special Rapporteur on the right to health OHCHR

WEBIn the present report, the Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health, Tlaleng Mofokeng, …

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United States: Abortion bans put millions of women and girls at …

WEBGENEVA (2 June 2023) – Millions of women and girls across the United States have suffered an alarming deterioration in access to sexual and reproductive healthcare, …

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Care and support is about human rights OHCHR

WEBUN Human Rights plays a central role in promoting the human rights of everybody in care and support systems, bringing together the rights and voices of …

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Protecting the human rights of older persons OHCHR

WEBMy greetings to all of you. This has been an important meeting. The International Federation on Aging plays a key role in advancing the rights of older people – an issue that should …

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Principles for the protection of persons with mental illness and the

WEBApplication These Principles shall be applied without discrimination of any kind such as on grounds of disability, race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, …

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Link between humans and the environment must be preserved

WEBThe right to a healthy environment. The right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment is generally understood to include the right to clean air; a safe …

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Removing the shame and stigma from menstruation OHCHR

WEB“In every region of the world, young feminist activists have been leading grass-root campaigns and initiatives, including in social media, to challenge stigma, taboos, …

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Universal Declaration of Human Rights

WEB1. Everyone has the right to take part in the government of his country, directly or through freely chosen representatives. 2. Everyone has the right of equal access to public …

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