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The Decentered Construction of Global Rights: Lessons from the Human Rights to Water and Sanitation

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Water, Vol 14, Iss 1795, p 1795 (2022)

Abstract:Families in Flint, Michigan, protesting lead in their water, indigenous groups in the Amazon asserting control over their rivers, slum dwellers in India worried about disconnection or demanding cities bring potable water to their neighborhoods, an enti...

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Freedom of Conscience of Healthcare Professionals and Conscientious Objection in the European Court of Human Rights

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Religions, Vol 13, Iss 558, p 558 (2022)

Abstract:The recent social and legal debate in several European countries on abortion, euthanasia, and assisted suicide has caused a strong resurgence of the concerns of healthcare personnel as to the real possibility of protecting their consciences in their pr...

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Mifepristone (RU-486®) as a Schedule IV Controlled Drug—Implications for a Misleading Drug Policy on Women’s Health Care

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol 19, Iss 8363, p 8363 (2022)

Abstract:Background: Mifepristone (RU-486) has been approved for abortion in Taiwan since 2000. Mifepristone was the first non-addictive medicine to be classified as a schedule IV controlled drug. As a case of the “misuse” of “misuse of drugs laws,” the policy ...

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Effects of Human Rights Sensitivity on Empathy and Working Relationship in Mental Health Social Workers: Using Vignettes of Schizophrenia and Alcoholism

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol 19, Iss 8668, p 8668 (2022)

Abstract:Human rights sensitivity (HRS) is essential for social workers advocating for and providing services to people with mental illness. In this study, the authors employed vignettes of two chronic mental illnesses—schizophrenia and alcoholism—to analyze th...

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The Human Rights Situation of Intersex People: An Analysis of Europe and Latin America

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Social Sciences, Vol 11, Iss 317, p 317 (2022)

Abstract:Today, intersex people of Europe and Latin America are subjected to different degrees of invisibility and discrimination for being part of bodily diverse communities. Thus, these experiences have been addressed as violations of intersex human rights. T...

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Housing Risk Factors of Four Tropical Neglected Diseases: A Brief Review of the Recent Literature

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease, Vol 7, Iss 143, p 143 (2022)

Abstract:Alongside peace, education, food, income, a stable ecosystem, sustainable resources and social justice, shelter is a prerequisite for health. According to international human rights law, everyone is entitled to an adequate standard of living, which inc...

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Equal Opportunities for Foreign Seafarers to Ensure Sustainable Development in the Korean Merchant Shipping Industry

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, Vol 10, Iss 830, p 830 (2022)

Abstract:Despite the increasing number of foreign seafarers working in the Korean shipping industry and the growing concern for psycho-emotional stress due to discrimination in the maritime sector, few studies have focused on the working environment of foreign ...

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The International Responsibility of the Holy See for Human Rights Violations

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Religions, Vol 13, Iss 520, p 520 (2022)

Abstract:In recent years, the Holy See has been accused of violating its human rights obligations because of acts of sex abuse by the Catholic clergy. Such accusations are based, in various ways, on the authority of the Holy See over the clergy. The Holy See is...

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From Substitute to Supported Decision Making: Practitioner, Community and Service-User Perspectives on Privileging Will and Preferences in Mental Health Care

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Vol 19, Iss 6002, p 6002 (2022)

Abstract:Compliance with the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD) requires substitute decision making being abolished and replaced with supported decision making. The current exploratory study involved a series of hui (meetings) with sub...

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Directing the Legal Radar at Forced Labour—Under Special Consideration of Male Victims in Norway

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Laws, Vol 11, Iss 39, p 39 (2022)

Abstract:Human trafficking in the form of labour exploitation appears to have gone under the legal radar domestically, regionally, and internationally, with ensuing grave consequences for the victims concerned. This paper critically discusses the current legal ...

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