Inga T. Winkler

Inga Winkler es profesora, investigadora y defensora en el Instituto para el Estudio de los Derechos Humanos de la Universidad de Columbia y trabaja en el campo de los derechos humanos al agua y el saneamiento desde hace más de una década. 

Winkler es una de las coautoras del recién publicado informe Flushed and Forgotten: Sanitation and Wastewater in Rural Communities in the United States (Desechados y olvidados: el saneamiento y las aguas residuales en las comunidades rurales de los Estados Unidos).

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The United States’ Global Water Strategy must recognize these rights at home

By: Inga T. Winkler & JoAnn Kamuf Ward

The United States—and many other wealthy nations—are facing an invisible but profound crisis of sanitation coverage that disproportionately affects poor and rural ...


The private, the social, and the political: a human rights perspective on transgender bathrooms

By: Hà Lê Phan & Inga T. Winkler

When it comes to LGBTIQ rights, bathroom politics reflect and are often linked to much broader questions of inequality and empowerment.

Trump, the other and human rights in society

By: Inga T. Winkler

The stigmatization and “othering” we’ve seen in Trump’s campaign will perpetuate systemic inequalities.

From taboo to empowerment: menstruation and gender equality

By: Archana Patkar & Rockaya Aidara & Inga T. Winkler

Menstruation and menstrual hygiene are emerging as pivotal issues for gender equality, human rights and development.



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