What is the relationship between sex, drugs and public health? What role do human rights play in mediating this relationship? Do our moral intuitions align with what's best from a public health perspective? What should we expect from judges and policy makers?
Students in the International Human Rights Clinic were engaged in a variety of work during the 2014-2015 year. Students in the Gender Justice Project participated in a hearing at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, D.C., on the implementation of the landmark decision in Jessica Lenahan (Gonzales) v.
SDGs Treatment of TB and the Right to Health is Woefully Inadequate
Health and Human Rights Journal
September 8, 2015
The new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) have failed to integrate the right to health into the global development agenda.
The proposed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) appear to be an improvement, or at least a thoughtful reaction, to some persistent criticisms of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Among these criticisms was the relegation of TB to a non-enumerated “other disease” alongside mention of HIV/AIDS and malaria in MDG6.