Publication

The publications produced by the initiative, aim to bring the various aspects of the law affecting the rights and guarantees to women in the Indian legal system. It also aims to make accessible important developments in human rights and law in India. It also produces “know-your-rights” materials to increase awareness among Indian women and their partners about contraception, family planning and other reproductive health issues.

Publication

#KnowYourRights Contraception Brochure

Access to Contraceptives, Adolescents' Sexual Health and Rights, Education, HIV & AIDS, Issues, Posters, Publication, Publication, WORK

HRLN recently released a guide to contraception brochure, detailing the different types of contraception, the pros and cons, and steps to take upon non-avaliability of contraception. Access to contraception is a fundamental reproductive right, and is directly linked to a decrease in adolescent pregnancy, maternal death, infant death, and ....
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#KnowYourRights HIV/AIDS Poster

Education, HIV & AIDS, Issues, Posters, Publication, Publication, WORK

HRLN recently developed a poster regarding the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS as per the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Deficiency Syndrome – AIDS (Prevention and Control) Act, 2017     ....
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New HRLN Fact-Finding Report: Negligence, Mistreatment and Corruption at Lohia Hospital, UP

Issues, Maternal Health, Publication, Publication, Quality of Care, Research and Fact Finding, States, Uttar Pradesh, WORK

HRLN's researchers recently visited a Government Hospital in the Farrukhabad district of Uttar Pradesh; Lohia Hospital. Dozens of children have died between July and August 2017 due to negligence within the hospital – a grim reflection of the shocking Gorakhpur incident of August 2017. During our research, we found ....
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Information and Terminologies Relating to the Transgender Community

Adolescents' Sexual Health and Rights, Education, Issues, Publication, Publication, WORK

HRLN is a diverse organisation that is always striving to make people from all backgrounds feels comfortable, included, and empowered. For this reason, it is important that we adapt our language to be inclusive of transgender people.       ....
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Claiming Dignity: Reproductive Rights and The Law

Publication

  Claiming Dignity: Reproductive Rights and The Law    The term “reproductive rights” is nowhere found in the Indian legal texts. However, the concept of  reproductive rights of women is not ....
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