Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

The impact of human rights on women's and children's health: examining the evidence

Geneva, Switzerland
7 March 2013

A lunch time event to discuss a study looking to find evidence that human rights-based approaches have helped to improve women’s and children’s health was held at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. This event, organized by the World Health Organization in collaboration with the missions of the Governments of Brazil and Nepal, was a side event to the twenty-second session of the UN Human Rights Council.

Evidence of Impact of a Human Rights-Based Approach to Women’s and Children’s Health