Nearly 850 Albertans who were sterilized under the Sexual Sterilization Act were awarded C2 million in damages.In 1978, Chinese authorities became concerned with the possibility of a baby boom that the country could not handle, and they initialized the one-child policy.
In the 1977 textbook Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment, the authors discussed in this encyclopedic textbook the possible role of a wide variety of formulations to address human overpopulation.
This included the possibly of compulsory sterilization.
In the first half of the 20th century, several such programs were instituted in countries around the world, usually as part of eugenics programs intended to prevent the reproduction of members of the population considered to be carriers of defective genetic traits. The last is counted as an act of genocide under the Statute of Rome.
Some countries require transgender people to undergo sterilization before gaining legal recognition of their gender, a practice that Juan E.
This memorandum defines the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court.