Namibian Supreme Court Decision One Step In Continuing Efforts To Stop Forcible Sterlizations
Open Society Foundations: A Win for Victims of Forced Sterilization in Namibia
Nyasha Chingore-Munazvo, a lawyer with the Sexual and Reproductive Rights Program of the Southern Africa Litigation Center, a grantee of the Open Society Foundations, discusses a Namibian Supreme Court decision that sided with three HIV-positive women who were forcibly sterilized. She writes, “This ruling by the country’s highest court, while cause for celebration, is but a single victory in a continuing fight…” (12/17).
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