Building solidarity on the margins: Seeking SOGIE rights in ASEAN

@article{Weiss2021BuildingSO,
  title={Building solidarity on the margins: Seeking SOGIE rights in ASEAN},
  author={Meredith Leigh Weiss},
  journal={Journal of Human Rights},
  year={2021},
  volume={20},
  pages={194 - 210}
}
  • M. Weiss
  • Published 15 March 2021
  • Journal of Human Rights
Abstract The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Human Rights Declaration (AHRD) declares each person “entitled without discrimination to equal protection of the law”—but clarifies that “regional and national context” still matters. Sexuality and gender identity rights offer a particularly useful lens on the elasticity and power of the AHRD and ASEAN more broadly as a human rights stage. Even as ASEAN acknowledges some rights as universal and inherent, it sidesteps the cultural… Expand
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