In The South

US Government appoints ‘hate group’ to UN delegation

James Ledward March 15, 2017

US Department of State appoints two organisations known to oppose the UN human rights system, LGBT+ rights, and women’s sexual and reproductive health and rights to its official delegation to the 61st annual United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). The Center for Family and Human Rights (C-FAM) is labeled a ‘hate group’ by the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Heritage Foundation who in the past have called for a cut in funding for programs combatting violence against women and claims that anti-discrimination laws grant LGBT+ people “special privileges.”

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