Session 27:
Female Sterilization in Latin America and India

Thursday, May 9
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
De Kalb
2nd Floor

Chair: Andre J. Caetano, Federal University of Minas Gerais
Discussant: Eduardo L.G. Rios-Neto, Federal University of Minas Gerais

  1. Female Sterilization in Latin America: Cross-National PerspectivesIuri da Costa Leite, Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública; Neeru Gupta, World Health Organization (WHO); Roberto do Nascimento Rodrigues, Federal University of Minas Gerais

  2. Frustrated Demand for Postpartum Female Sterilization in BrazilIgnez H.O. Perpétuo, Federal University of Minas Gerais; Elza Berquo, Comissao Nacional de Populacao e Desenvolvimento; Kristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Ondina Fachel Leal, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul; Maria Celia de Carvalho Formiga, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Marta Rovery Souza, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  3. The Impacts of the Voluntary Sterilization Law on Reproductive Rights of Men and WomenElza Berquo, Comissao Nacional de Populacao e Desenvolvimento; Suzana M Cavenaghi, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  4. Pathways to Caesarian Section and Sterilization in Kerala, India: Associations and AttributesSabu S. Padmadas, University of Groningen; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen; Albert Mantingh, University of Groningen

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