For instance, high sex ratios at birth in some Asian countries are now attributed to sex-selective abortion and infanticide due to a strong preference for sons.
This will affect future marriage patterns and fertility patterns.
In fact, this new regulation reinforces the stigma and criminalisation of sex workers by linking sex work to drugs and crime, and by denying recognition of sex work as a work.
Public health officials have reported that mosquitoes in Ecuador are infected with Zika virus and are spreading it to people.
A national programme was established in 2007 to offer differentiated health care for adolescents—an effort that featured specially trained staff, enclaved facilities, respect for adolescents’ privacy and confidentiality, a friendly atmosphere, and a dedication to establishing trust.
Sex workers from Ecuador questioned the State for its justification that the new time slots are for security reasons.Pregnant women in the indigenous communities here, in...