Volume 4, Issue 2, 2000

Special Focus: Reproductive and Sexual Rights

Front Matter


The Conceptual and Practical Implications of Reproductive and Sexual Rights: How Far Have We Come?

       Sofia Gruskin


Progress in Protecting Reproductive Rights and Promoting Reproductive Health: Five Years Since Cairo

       Nafis Sadik

Rights and Needs: Rethinking the Connections in Debate over Reproductive and Sexual Rights

       Rosalind Petchesky

Reproductive Rights: How to Move Forward?

       Tomris Turmen


Rights to Sexual and Reproductive Health: The ICPD and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women

       Carmel Shalev

Sexual but Not Reproductive: Exploring the Junction and Disjunction of Sexual and Reproductive Rights

       Alice M. Miller

The “Double Discourse” on Sexual and Reproductive Rights in Latin America: The Chasm between Public Policy and Private Actions

       Bonnie Shepard

Sexual Rights in Southern Africa: A Beijing Discourse or a Strategic Necessity?

       Barbara Klugman

Abortion in the United States: Barriers to Access

       Marlene Gerber Fried

Reproductive Rights in Hungarian Law: A New Rights to Assisted Procreation?

       Judit Sandor


The Amazonian Peoples’ Resources Initiative: Promoting Reproductive Rights and Community Development in the Peruvian Amazon

       Bartholemew Dean, Eliana Elias Valdeavellano, Michelle McKinley, and Rebekah Saul

Operationalizing Cairo and Beijing: A Training Initiative in Gender and Reproductive Health

       International Coordinating Committee

In Memoriam

Renee Sabatier 1948-1999: A Life Fully Lived

       Richard Burzynski