Led by Ayesha Ahmad, Lu Gram, Sarah Hawkes, Maxine Molyneux, Ann Varley, Kalpana Wilson, Punam Yadav
Chaired by Jennie Gamlin
Room H, UCL Wolfson Centre, 43 Mecklenburgh Square, London WC1N 2AJ
Film screening followed by Q&A with producer Dr Jayne Kavanagh
Levisnsky Room, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford Street
12:30 - 14:00
Levisnsky Room, UCL Institute of Child Health, 30 Guilford St.
Ola Abu Alghaib, Karen Andrae and Paul Chappell, Jennie Gamlin and Mary Wickenden
UCL School of Pharmacy Room G02 Maplethorpe Lecture Theatre
Sarah Hawkes, Eszter Kismödi, Abhina Aher, Anne Philpott, Antón Castellanos-Usigli, Penny Pepper, Phoebe McIndoe, Volker Sydow
Monday 11th December 2017, 18:00-20:00
Elvin Hall, UCL Institute of Education, 20 Bedford Way, London, WC1H 0AL
You can watch a full recording of this event here.
The Global Advisory Board (GAB) for Sexual Health and Wellbeing, in collaboration with the UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health and Durex™, are organising an interactive panel discussion on “Sexual Rights are Human Rights: What about Sexual Pleasure?” on 11 December 2017 (Monday) 18:00-20:00 at Elvin Hall, Institute of Education, UCL, in conjunction with Human Rights Day.
This event will bring together academics, human rights activists, health professionals, youth activists, private sector and other experts to discuss issues around human rights and sexual pleasure from a multi-disciplinary perspective. The discussion will focus on rights and positive sexuality in the context of sexual, gender and bodily diversity, age, disability, culture, education, religion, non-discrimination and to be free from violence. It will be an interactive discussion among the panelists and the audience.
There will be a drinks reception following the event.
Sarah Hawkes, Sexual Health and Rights Researcher; Director - UCL Centre for Gender and Global Health (UK)
International Human Rights Lawyer; Member of the Global Advisory Board for Sexual Health & Wellbeing (Switzerland)
Abhina Aher, Associate Director - Sexuality, Gender and Rights Projects; India HIV/AIDS Alliance (India)
Anne Philpott, Founder of The Pleasure Project (UK)
Antón Castellanos-Usigli, Public Health Professional; Member of the Global Advisory Board on Sexual Health & Wellbeing (USA/Mexico)
Penny Pepper, Writer, Poet, Activist (UK)
Phoebe McIndoe, RAP Blogger and Content Manager (UK)
Volker Sydow, RB Global Category Director - Sexual Wellbeing (UK)