Clearinghouse Connector – November 2012
Links to online resources available from the Women’s Health Victoria Clearinghouse collection.
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Reaching for health : the Australian women’s health movement and public policy Australian National University E Press, 2012
Developing sexual health programmes : a framework for action World Health Organization, 2010
Transforming health systems : gender and rights in reproductive health : a training manual for health managers World Health Organization, 
Human rights instruments
Using human rights for sexual and reproductive health: improving legal and regulatory frameworks Bulletin of the World Health Organisation, 2012
IPPF Charter on sexual and reproductive rights International Planned Parenthood Federation, 2003
Contraception and abortion
Access to abortion : a human rights issue for Australian women National Human Rights Action Plan Blog, 2011
Abortion in Australia : access versus protest Journal of Law and Medicine, 2004
Please note that this resource no longer reflects the current law on abortion in Victoria. It is included because it provides a relevant discussion of reproductive rights in relation to abortion
Human rights : another look at abortion Australian Institute of Criminology, 1993
Abortion and human rights : government duties to ease restrictions and ensure access to; safe services Center for Reproductive Rights, 2008
The right to contraceptive information and services for women and adolescents Center for Reproductive Rights; United Nations Population Fund, 2010
Women with disabilities
Moving forward or losing ground? : the sterilisation of women and girls with disabilities in Australia Women With Disabilities Australia, 2004
Assessing the situation of women with disabilities in Australia : a human rights approach Women with Disabilities Australia, 2011
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