Gender Based Violence

Sterilisation

Forced sterilisation amounts to ‘inhuman and degrading treatment’

According to the Commission for Gender Equality’s latest report on forced and coerced sterilisations in South Africa, the practice is a direct attack on HIV-positive women’s constitutionally enshrined rights, and highlights flaws in public health’s informed consent procedures.
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