What we’ve been reading around the web:
The Council of Europe Committee of Ministers released a recommendation on measures to combat discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity.
International groups call on Jamaica to create policies in support of access to safe abortion.
The Haiti donor conference happened this week at the United Nations in New York. The UN Dispatch blog has an interesting post asking, What about tomorrow?
On here on Akimbo:
Our US Policy consultant Ellen Marshall wrote a piece for our Capital Critiques feature, Secretary of State Clinton Calls it Like it Is on Reducing Maternal Mortality
Denise Hirao highlighted the Gender Shadow report for the Haiti donors meeting at the UN.
Our Nigerian partner Dorothy Aken’Ova wrote about Draconian Laws Against Homosexuality in Africa.