Grass-roots activists shared inspirational experiences on reducing female circumcision in Senegal, raising awareness of lesbian and transgender issues in Nepal and working for the dignity of sex workers in India at a special meeting at the United Nations headquarters in Geneva on Friday.
On 28 and 29 April
2008, the Caribbean Workshop on Sanitation (CARIBSAN 2008) was held to discuss
the main objectives of the International Year of Sanitation and to work towards
common goals regarding sanitation.