International Human Rights References to Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (regarding LGBT populations and HIV/AIDS and STIs) (December 2007)

International human rights references to sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) as related to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people, HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted infections

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Part I: Introduction

Glossary ot terms used in this document

Human rights

Treaties and other international standards

Timeline for sexual and reproductive health and rights references in the international context (table)

Language

Sexual orientation in the UN (table)

Part II: Core Documents relating to sexual and reproductive rights and health for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people

Chapter 1: The right to health in the International Bill of Human Rights
Chapter 2: The right to health in the core international human rights instruments
Chapter 3: The International United Nations Conference on Population and Development,Cairo, 1994
Chapter 4: The Fourth World Conference on Women, Beijing, 1995
Chapter 5: The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)
Chapter 6: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGASS)
Chapter 7: The UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of thehighest attain able standard of physical and mental health – resolution E/CN.4/2004/49
Chapter 8: The Human Rights Council (formerly the Commission on Human Rights)
Chapter 9: The World Health Organization
Chapter 10: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Chapter 11: The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Chapter 12: General Comment No. 14 (2000). Committee of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (CESCR), The right to the highest attainable standard of health. E/C.12/2000/4.
Chapter 13: Chapter VII of the International Conference on Population and Development’s Programme of Action: Reproductive Rights and Reproductive Health
Chapter 14: The UNGASS Declaration of Commitments on HIV/AIDS, 2001
Chapter 15: The OHCHR/UNAIDS Guidelines on HIV/AIDS
Chapter 16: Resolution E/CN.4/2004/49 The UN Special Rapporteur on the right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health
Chapter 17: The Commission on Human Rights - Resolution 2005/84 The protection of human rights in the context of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS)
Chapter 18: ANNEX 8: UNAIDS epidemic updated reports December 2006, press release
Chapter 19: Millennium Development Goals and the Three Ones

Part III: Supporting documents relating to sexual and reproductive rights and health for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people

Youth
Women and gender
Sexual and reproductive health and rights
Sex work
Regional overviews
Monitoring and surveillance
Migration
MSM
LGBT
Human rights and HIV
Global perspectives
International statements
Discrimination
Language
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Georgia
Kazakhstan
Kyrgyzstan
Moldova
Ukraine


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