Sexual/reproductive rights & health

The most senior Islamic cleric rejected any attempts to introduce sex education that discusses safe sex and abortions in the country's classrooms.
A lawsuit has been filed which challenges the federal government's funding of religious activities in the "Silver Ring Thing," a nationwide ministry program that uses abstinence-only sex education as a means to bring "unchurched" students to Jesus Christ.
The Women’s Access to Health Campaign mobilizes all those concerned with women’s health on 28 May, and all year around. It is time for governments to take responsibility for women’s health. Health for all, health for women!
A 3 day international conference on population and development has been held in Pakistan, attended by 54 ulema from 29 countries.
The Iranian parliament has voted to liberalise the country's abortion laws.
The latest religious voice to emerge in US society is that of the pharmacist.
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has strongly criticized the Ugandan government, accusing it of pushing the abstinence line while downplaying the safe sex message. A "life-threatening" shift which HRW says is orchestrated and funded by the US.
In May 2001, police raided the Queen Boat, a floating nightclub moored on the Nile River, and arrested 52 gay men.
The Muslim community does not oppose the use of condoms in totality, Chief Kadhi Sheikh Hammad Kassim has said.
Positive Muslims welcomes the news that the consultation is to be hosted in Cape Town on 14-18th November 2006.
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