Terms of Reference OHCHR LGBTI Fellowship 2019
The Special Rapporteur's March 2018 report noted "the presence of potentially exploitative practices in relation to children born from surrogacy arrangements"
The government says it planned to file its report on the human rights situation in the country at the United Nations panel, noting that it was not worried about other reports by private organisations.
All of this if of course only a small glimpse of what is happening.
Anti-abortion lobbying group using its influence in the White House to help shape policy on the world stage
Real progress has been made in the fight for equality, but we’re not there yet.
The annual observance of the International Day of Families reflects the importance the international community attaches to families and their role in development.
Brunei said new laws imposing the death penalty for gay sex and adultery were designed more for “prevention than to punish” in response to the United Nations’ condemnation of the measures.
The latest incident stems from reported threats against Lilit Martirosian, a transgender woman who spoke during an April 5 parliamentary hearing on human rights attended by lawmakers, government officials, and representatives of nongovernmental organizations.
Victor Madrigal made the call at the International Gay and Lesbian and Transgender Association World Conference (ILGA).
Despite not having an official vote, with fully functioning missions (or staffed offices) at the UN sites in Geneva and New York, it does not have an official vote, yet it exerts remarkable power as it influences policy development, negotiation positions and even the language used by other UN members.
A group of activist Roman Catholics asked the United Nations Thursday to revoke the Vatican's observer status for failing to protect the rights of women, children and the LGBTQ community.