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#LetsFaceItPeriod –Campaign by NFCC and Bushtember Foundation

Kota’s partner organization NFCC International along with the Bushtember Foundation launched their #LetsFaceItPeriod campaign on September 1st with an event at the Centre for Social Innovation in New York City.  It’s all about menstrual hygiene, the availability of hygienic practices, and better ways to manage it for women around the world. The campaign will continue through the end of...

AI Adopts Controversial Sex Work Resolution

The result of the debate described in the previous two posts: Amnesty International’ s International Council Meeting 2015 adopted a controversial resolution, which recommends that Amnesty International develop a policy that supports the full decriminalization of all aspects of consensual sex work. The policy will also call on states to ensure that sex workers enjoy full and equal legal protection...

Sex Work Debate Continues

Since our last blog regarding the decriminalization of sex work was posted, an alternative petition has surfaced encouraging the proposition at the International Council Meeting of Amnesty International. With intriguing arguments and prestigious supporters, the opposing side of the fight has gained a near even amount of dedicated advocates. It is worthwhile to note that while women can stand...

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