Posts Tagged ‘gender justice’

Cook Islands looks to decriminalise homosexuality

Monday, August 21st, 2017

Legislation is being considered in the Cook Islands that could see sections removed from a 1969 Act that criminalise consensual sex between two men. The proposed Crimes Bill 2017 was presented after the Cook Islands Parliament established a committee to review public submissions about amending the Crimes Act. Some religious leaders are opposing the change. ”If Read more

Faith-based gender justice network

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

A faith-based international network of organisations is committed to working together to fight for gender justice. When it launched in July last year, Side-by-Side involved 17 churches and Christian organisations. Read more