SinceOutRight confers an annual award, the Felipa de Souza Award, to honour a human rights activist or organization. Natural law Positive law Sovereignty Universal jurisdiction. Gender identities Sexual identities Sexual diversities. January 25, Dispatches. The Outspoken awardee was journalist and author Jeff Sharlet. The findings and conclusions in this commentary are those of the author and do not necessarily represent the views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or those of the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry. Dooley L, Pun S.
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Though initially focused on LGBT human rights abuses in Russiathe organization is now active in many parts of the world, including the AmericasAfricathe Middle Eastand Asia. February 9, Dispatches. Articles 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, and 16 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights UDHR address, respectively, the rights to equality; freedom from discrimination; life, liberty, and personal security; freedom from torture and degrading treatment; recognition as a person before the law; equality before the law; and the rights to marry and have a family. Transgender People Face Deadly Attacks: American Journal of Public Health. For LGBT people in most countries, abuses perpetrated against them are not viewed as human rights violations. Lois Whitman, a children's human rights activist.