Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Submission on LBT Rights for the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women

MADRE, a group that demands rights, resources and results for women worldwide, and has collaboarated with BAI on rape accountability, submitted this report on human rights violations committed against LBT persons in Haiti. The submission was made in collaboration with FASCDIS, SEROvie, MADRE, IGLHRC and CUNY Law School and submitted to the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women. June 15, 2015 Attention: CEDAW Secretariat OHCHR – Palais Wilson 52, rue de Paquis CH – 1201 Geneva 10 Switzerland Sent via email to Re: Submission to the Pre-Sessional working group of the Committee for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women for the adoption of list of issues for the Government of Haiti 63rd Session (27-31 July 2015) This letter is submitted to you by Femmes en Action Contre la Stigmatisation et la Discrimination Sexuelle (FACSDIS); SEROvie; the International Gay and Lesbian […]

Hear­ing on Sex­ual Vio­lence in Haiti

March 25, 2011 Press Release: Inter­na­tional Human Rights Hear­ing on Rape Epi­demic in Haiti Record­ing of the hear­ing: Con­stant threat of sex­ual vio­lence faced by women and girls in Haiti’s dis­place­ment camps Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) reports on the hearing before the Inter-American Petition on Human Rights on sexual violence against women and girls in Haiti, quoting BAI Lawyers’ Earthquake Response Network (LERN) fellow Annie Gell and partner Lisa Davis of MADRE: Testimony Pictures from Hearing Intro­duc­tion of tes­ti­mo­ni­als by Lisa Davis of MADRE Tes­ti­mony of Malya Vil­lard Appolon (Kreyol, English) Tes­ti­mony of Eramithe Delva (Kreyol, English) Inter­ven­tion by Lisa Davis of MADRE Inter­ven­tion of Kather­ine Romero of Women’s Link World­Wide (Span­ish, English)

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