Together with our members and allies we continue to seek to enhance implementation of obligations and commitments in HR treaties and International Conferences/Commitments such as ICPD PoA, Beijing PfA and MDGS. We work to ensure that policymaking is informed by the realities of grassroots communities.
We identify and develop strategic partnerships with SRHR international organisations (SRHRIO) and other networks for effective campaigning and joint advocacy to hold governments and policy makers accountable, to their global commitments and human rights obligations. In 2012, WGNRR was awarded ECOSOC special consultative status, giving us the opportunity to collaborate closely with our members and partners in different advocacy strategies before the UN, especially those related with Human Rights Mechanisms and the negotiations for the New Development Agenda.
Sexual Rights as Human Rights
and justice for those whose rights are denied. This includes addressing and interpreting the denial of SRHR services, such as access to contraceptives or access to safe and legal abortion, as Violence against Women and other human rights violations recognised in international human rights treaties.We developed and disseminated advocacy tools on using HR frameworks for SRHR issues and continuously builds its capacity, as well as its members’, to use HR mechanisms in achieving SRHR and enhance protection strategies for SRHR advocates.