Mexico’s Supreme Court asked the state of Jalisco on Wednesday to grant a new birth certificate to a resident there to reflect the fact the person changed their sex and name, another step toward equal rights in the socially conservative country.
The proposed Huduma Namba is a big disappointment for gays and sex workers who have been viciously fighting against biometric registration.
The government is set to start collecting DNA profiles and GPS location in new ID registration system.
The Government has initiated plans to develop a detailed National Database that will entail personal information of all Kenyans and registered foreigners that are residing in the country.
Gerónimo Carolina González Davesa, 32, is first individual to obtain a birth certificate in line with the Gender Identity Law, passed in 2012.
New York City is the latest place to offer gender-neutral birth certificates. But after someone changes the sex to “X,” things get complicated.
The passport gives the individual the option to put an 'X' as their gender classification
The U.S. State Department cannot deny a passport to a Navy veteran who is intersex and identifies as neither male nor female, a federal court ruled.
In New Zealand, citizens have the freedom to change their gender identity on citizenship records. Kiwis can choose to have passports marked with male, female or X, without the need to amend the details on birth certificates or citizenship records.
Germany's Cabinet has approved a third gender option for official identification records, following a Supreme Court ruling.
The National Assembly on Tuesday passed the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Bill, 2018 aimed at ensuring rights of transgender persons
Transgender people continue to experience marginalization and exclusion in Thai society because of a lack of legal protections. This is a key finding from a new study on legal gender recognition launched on 2 May at a national level meeting in Bangkok.