In order to ensure accountability for the rights and health of their populations, states have an obligation to bring their laws into line with international, regional and national human rights standards.
Journal articlesSEXUAL HEALTH HUMAN RIGHTS REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH WOMEN'S RIGHTS CIVIL AND POLITICAL RIGHTS LAWS AND REGULATIONS LEGAL PROTECTION RIGHT TO HEALTH CRIMINAL LAW ACCOUNTABILITYPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2015 - 00:00
While India is rapidly gaining popularity as a destination for world-class health care, the state of maternal health in the country reflects poorly on public health priorities.
Journal articlesLEGAL PROTECTION WOMEN'S RIGHTS REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH LEGISLATION HUMAN RIGHTS CONTRACEPTION Civil society
'The Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012' affirms women's right to reproductive and sexual health information and services, including contraception, and mandates the government to include age and development appropriate reprPublished dateFriday, January 2, 2015 - 00:00