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Young Persons with Disabilities: Global Study on Ending Gender-based Violence and Realizing Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights

08.08.2018 / Created by (EMWF)

This news qualitative, global research provides an analysis on the situation of young persons with disabilities concerning discrimination and gender-based violence, including the impact on their sexual and reproductive health and rights. It also provides an assessment of legal, policy and programming developments and specific good practices in service delivery as well as best-standard prevention and protection measures. Finally, policy and programming recommendations are provided to assist in greater promotion of the rights of young persons with disabilities, with a particular emphasis on preventing and responding to gender-based violence, and realizing sexual and reproductive health and rights.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : Megan McCloskey and Stephen Meyers with the assistance of Valerie Karr and Amy Weiss
  • Publishing house : United Nations Population Fund
  • Publication date : 2018
  • Number of pages : 436
  • Language : English


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